At least three people, including two policemen, were injured in an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion near a police vehicle in Dera Ismail Khan’s Parowa tehsil as the takfiri terrorist continues to target the district.
After killing innocent Shia Muslims, they have made police their target.
The police van was on a routine patrol in Parowa area, which borders Dera Ghazi Khan, when the bomb planted on a bicycle went off, DI Khan District Police Office Saleem Riaz said.
As a result of the blast, two police officials including a sub-inspector and a passer-by sustained injuries. They were shifted to the district headquarters hospital for emergency treatment.
DPO Riaz said eight kilogrammes of explosives had been used in the IED that targeted the police vehicle.
Search operations are underway in the area to apprehend the suspects involved, he said.