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Two killed, five wounded in Quetta Church attack

Two killed, five wounded in Quetta Church attack

Quetta: At least two persons were killed and five others wounded after the Christian community came under yet another attack near a church in the Baloch capital city Quetta in Essa Nagri neighbourhood on Sunday.

The incident occurred when people were exiting church post attending the Sunday service, reported the Express Tribune.

The unidentified motorcycle-borne men opened fire on the Christian community.

The injured have been taken to the hospital.

According to the reports, a case has been registered against the unidentified attackers and an investigation into the incident is underway.

Meanwhile, Balochistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Bugti has strongly condemned the attack and expressed deep sorrow over the loss of innocent lives.

(ANI)