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One Killed in Explosion in Pakistan's Balochistan

A blast occurred in a market in Pakistan\'s Balochistan province Sunday killing one person, a media report said.

Published: 27th July 2014 07:47 PM  |   Last Updated: 27th July 2014 07:47 PM   |  A+A-

By IANS

ISLAMABAD: A blast occurred in a market in Pakistan's Balochistan province Sunday killing one person, a media report said.

Many people were wounded in the explosion that ripped through Kandhari Bazar area in provincial capital Quetta in south-western Pakistan, Dawn online reported.

Rescue and emergency teams reached the scene and began shifting the victims to a nearby hospital.

Fear and panic gripped the area after the blast, the report said.

Security personnel cordoned off the area and began a probe into the incident.

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