QUETTA Sep 27,2021- A statue of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, was desecrated in a terrorist attack in Gwadar and there are reports of the statue being blown up with a bomb.
Former Interior Minister Senator Sarfraz Bugti while confirming the terrorist incident on twitter termed it an attack on the ideology of Pakistan.
The statue was erected early this year at Marine Drive which is considered a safe zone. Official sources said some militants planted an explosive device beneath the statue and blew it up.
A statue of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, has been blown up in Gwadar on Sunday.
According to Dawn.com the banned Baloch Liberation Front (BLF) claimed responsibility for the bombing.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan strongly condemned the grenade attack on the statue of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and directed the concerned authorities to immediately arrest the attackers. (Monitoring Desk)