Yazidi takfiri nasbi terrorists of banned TTP, Sipah-e-Sahaba (ASW) martyred nine members of the Shia Hazara community in the Hazar Ganji area of Quetta, the capital of the volatile Balochistan province, on Thursday morning.
Imran Qureshi, a senior police officer told that the armed men opened fire at a Mazda bus and killed eight members of the Hazara community. He said one person was severely injured in the attack.
“The assailants sprayed bullets over the bus and managed to escape unhurt from the spot,” Qureshi said.
The bodies were brought to the Bolan Medical Complex hospital where a large number of people had gathered. Qureshi said initially six people had been killed, however, two more succumbed to injuries on way to the hospital.
“This is an act of targeted killing,” he said.