Two BDS men hurt in trying to defuse bomb in Jacobabad

JACOBABAD: Two personnel of Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) sustained wounds as the bomb they were trying to defuse went off here on Saturday.

The BDS personnel successfully defused four out of five bombs found near the railway tracks here.

According to SSP Farooq Jamali, some miscreants had planted three bombs near Odano railway station in Thul area on Saturday morning. Upon reports, the BDS and police personnel reached the spot.

Two bombs were defused while the third one went off with a blast as the BDS tried to defuse it too, injuring its two personnel.

Two more bombs were recovered from the same railway track later in the evening which were successfully defused.