Pakistan: TV reporter killed in bomb attack

Source: The Hindu [India]

“A local Pakistani journalist was killed in an overnight attack when a roadside bomb went off near his car in the country’s southwest, police said Monday. Shahid Zehri (35) was traveling in his car when the bomb exploded in the town of Hub in the Balochistan province on Sunday, according to Shafiq Mengal, a local police officer. Mengal said the attack apparently targeted Zehri, but officers are still investigating. Zehri worked for a regional Metro 1 News TV news channel. Hours after the blast, the Baloch Liberation Army separatist group claimed responsibility.” (10/11/21)