QUETTA: Five security officials martyred and six others injured in an attack by terrorists in Shapok area of district Kech on Monday evening.
Security officials say two FC vehicles were attacked by unknown gunmen when they were travelling from Turbat to Shapok.
The martyred were identified as Constable Zakir, Lance Naik Masood, sepoy Farhanullah, sepoy Shehbaz and sepoy Masood.
After the incident, security forces launched a search operation in the area and arrested some suspects.
Chief Minister Balochistan Abdul Quddus Bizenjo condemn the terrorist attack and expressed regret over precious life loss.
This is the first terrorist incident after CM Balochistan took oath two days ago.
Earlier, on January 9, at least six police constables and two civilians were martyred in a bomb blast in Quetta.