Islamabad, 23 October 2014: Former President Asif Ali Zardari has strongly condemned terror attacks on a bus, on a military convoy and on a rally on Thursday in Quetta killing 12 people and injuring many more and called for effective measures to stop continuing bloodshed of innocent men, women and children.
Three terror attacks were carried out today in Quetta by terrorists. In first attack nine Hazara were killed by gun shots in Hazar Ganji area of Quetta city. In second terror attack a blast took place near a convoy of security forces at Qambrani road Quetta killing one person and injuring five. Third terror attack took place at a rally of JUI-F in Quetta reportedly killing two people and injuring many more. Maulana Fazlur Rehman was miraculously remained unhurt in this attack.
In a statement former President said that the attacks on citizens and security forces and the bloodletting of innocent people cannot and must not be allowed to go on with impunity. He called for immediate, decisive and credible measures to stop this barbarism.
He prayed to Almighty Allah for eternal peace to the departed souls and early recovery for the injured. He also sympathized with the bereaved families.