60 police recruits killed in Quetta terror attack, 116 injured

Quetta: Minimum of 59 police recruits were killed while 116 other got injured as militants attacked a police academy in the province of Balochistan in Pakistan.

Talking to the media, Balochistan Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti said that the operation against the terrorists has been completed by security forces who fought valiantly against the terrorists.




Sarfraz Bugti went on to say approximately 700 police recruits were present at the time of the attack.

Dawn news quoted Major General Sher Afgan “There were three terrorists and all of them were wearing suicide vests.” “Two suicide attackers blew themselves up, which resulted in casualties, while the third one was shot dead by our troops,” he added.