Five dead, several injured in Chaman blast

Five people have died, with more than a dozen injured in Chaman blast.

As per the initial reports, a remote controlled explosion targeted Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) vehicle on Chaman’s Mall road on Monday.

The blast originated from a nearby motorcycle, said eyewitnesses.

More than a dozen injured have been injured in the blast and have been shifted to Civil Hospital.

So far five casualties have been reported as emergency responders and security forces expect the death toll to rise.

Security forces have cordoned off the area, whereas further rescue and relief operation are underway.

Police and other law enforcement agencies (LEAs) are yet to identify the nature and target of the blast.

In a statement issued by the Prime Minister Office (PMO), PM Imran Khan as condemned and expressed grief over the loss of lives in Chaman blast.

News is developing more details to follow