Gas pipeline blown up near Quetta
23 July, 2012
QUETTA: Some unidentified persons blew up a gas pipeline of 16-inch diameter in Killi Mubarakzai area near Airport Road on Sunday, resultantly, gas supply was suspended in various areas of Quetta.
The gas suspension also affected the commercial activities of the city.
According to officials, an explosive device was attached to the gas pipeline, which exploded with a bang and affected the gas supply from the main line. Around 1.4-feet segment of the gas pipeline was destroyed, however, the gas supply was restored much before the iftar time, officials said.