At least 15 people, including DSP Amanullah, were martyred and 19 injured in an explosion at a mosque in Satellite Town, Quetta.
According to police, a loud explosion occurred while paying west for prayers at Darulloom al-Sharia, a madrassa in Ghousabad area of Satellite Town.
The blast severely damaged the mosque, police and FC surrounded the area after the blast and the dead and wounded were shifted to a civil hospital where an emergency was imposed.
Acting Governor Abdul Qadus Bizenjo, Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal and Interior Minister Balochistan Zia Lango have condemned the blast.
Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal has sought report from the IG police and directed the security forces to tighten the city.