DERA GHAZI KHAN: At least five people were killed while three others were injured on Wednesday after a bomb erupted outside the residence of MNA Sardar Amjad Farooq Khan Khosa at Taunsa area of Dera Ghazi Khan, Aaj News reported.
Initial reports claimed that the explosion caused a fire at the residence of the MNA who was not at home at the time of the blast. To carry out aide efforts, rescue teams and fire fighting vehicles were sent to the scene.
The sound of the blast was heard from two kilometres away, sources said. Meanwhile, bomb disposal squad was also called at the scene.
Police and security forces reached the site and cordoned off the area.