No loss of life reported in Diamer DC office blast

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Police said on Thursday that “no loss of life or property” was reported in a blast that took place last night at the Deputy Commissioner camp office in Gilgit Baltistan’s Diamer district.

On Wednesday night, there was a loud explosion at the DC camp office premises, prompting the security guards present to open fire in the air.

Diamer Senior Superintendent Police Sher Khan said that a case had been registered and that an investigation was under way.

He said that the attack was carried out using a plastic bottle containing explosive material but said that it did not contain any ball bearings.