Explosion in Balochistan(Pakistan) rovince kills at least 25, Islamic states claims responsibility.In the area of Mastung in Pakistan’s restive Balochistan province on Friday, At least 25 people were killed and 35 others were injured in a blast.The Deputy chairman Pakistan Senate Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri escaped an assassination attempt and was reportedly injured in the Mastung blast that damaged his car.The scene of the blast is around 70 kilometres from provincial capital Quetta. The bomb reportedly targeted Haideri when he was coming out of a religious seminary after addressing a gathering in Mastung area of the province. The police said the blast was apparently a suicide attack. Senior police officer Abdul Razzaq Cheema claimed that at least 30-40 people were injured. He said Haideri was slightly injured. As per local media in Pakistan, Haideri has been shifted to the Civil hospital. Haideri said he received minor injuries. The District Police Officer Mastung, Ghazanfar Ali, said Haideri escaped as he was not sitting in the car when the blast took place. He said that its a suicide bomb attack but it is too early to say for sure.The chairman Senate Raza Rabbani talked to chief secretary of Balochistan and asked him to airlift Haideri to Quetta.He explained that Balochistan government spokesman Anwarul Haq Kakar said it was too early to say anything about the nature of the attack.Also they determine the nature of the bombing.
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