Unknown assailants opened fire on a police outpost in Sibi.

Unidentified gunmen opened fire on Police teen-Talab outpost, located in Sibi area of Balochistan last night, injuring ASI Hamid and cop Mengal.

The assailants on a motorcycle fled, while the injured were rushed to the Civil Hospital by Edhi Ambulance.

Police and district officials rushed to the hospital after the incident was reported. Police said the number of attackers is said to be two.

Officials further said that ASI Hamid’s condition is said to be critical.

Whereas, The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) claims Police foiled a terror bid and arrested an alleged suspected man with explosive materials including hand grenades in Khuzdar district on Thursday.

According to the CTD spokesperson, the police, acting on a tip off, conducted a successful raid and apprehended the suspect apart from recovering huge quantities of explosive devices from his possession.

“The arrested accused was involved in sabotaging activities and planning attacks on security forces personnel in the province. Further investigation is underway,” added the CTD spokesperson.