Bomb kills 3 employees of Pakistani oil company

The people who were killed worked for the state-owned Oil and Gas Development Corporation.

Last Updated: Jul 21, 2011, 14:22 PM IST

Quetta: Police say a bomb has hit a vehicle carrying employees of a national oil and gas company in southwest Pakistan, killing three people and wounding five others.
Police official Mohammed Tariq says Thursday`s attack occurred on a road in the Jaaferabad area of Baluchistan province. The people who were killed worked for the state-owned Oil and Gas Development Corporation.
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack. But Baluchistan has experienced frequent violence from nationalist groups that want a greater share of the province`s natural resources.

Bureau Report