islamabad - Certainly ten people died when a bomb exploded on a convoy with the Vice-President of the Pakistani Senate on Friday. It's probably a suicide attack, said a police officer.
The bomb exploded in the troubled province of Baluchistan, where both separatists and Islamic extremists are active. 'My convoy drove to Mastung when an explosion occurred. There are many victims, 'said Senator Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, telephoning minutes after the explosion.
The politician suspects that he was the target of the attack, causing him to become slightly wounded. His driver had less luck and came to life according to the police. On television images it can be seen that a vehicle has been completely destroyed by the explosion.