An explosion in the parking lot of a private hotel on Zarghoon Road Serena Chowk in Quetta the capital of Balochistan province killed four people and several injured. According to police, a loud explosion took place in the parking lot of a local hotel on Zarghoon Road in Quetta, which was heard far away. The blast set fire to several vehicles parked in the hotel parking lot, killing four people and injuring 11.
Federal Minister Fawad Chaudhary has also posted a tweet informing that the initial investigations are in progress and he is in direct contact with the Federal Ministry of Interior, Government of Balochistan.
وفاقی وزارت داخلہ حکومت بلوچستان کے ساتھ قریبی رابطے میں ہے اور ابتدائ تحقیقات کی جارہی ہیں جوں ہی دھماکے کی نوعیت اور نقصانات کا تعین ہو گا حکومت بیان جاری کرے گی۔۔ #QuettaBlast
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) April 21, 2021
Pakistani celebrities working in different fields have also shared their grief and condemned the Quetta blast at the time when high-level Chinese diplomates were in the city.
Let’s Have a look at the tweets and posts shared by the celebrities.
I condemn #QuettaBlast it’s really very sad. My heartfelt condolences and sympathies are with the victims & their families.May Allah protect us all Ameen.Stay safe everyone.
— Kamran Akmal (@KamiAkmal23) April 21, 2021
— Ajmal Jami (@ajmaljami) April 21, 2021
While TTP has claimed responsibility for #QuettaBlast , Interior Minister blames India to be behind. Basic Q : Why are then we keen to establish cordial relations with India 🇮🇳, requesting other nations for mediation and holding secret talks! What for!?
— Gharidah Farooqi (@GFarooqi) April 21, 2021
Stay strong Quetta, stay strong Balochistan, stay strong Pakistan..they have tested our resolve with terrorism for a decade.These cowardly attacks are to stop us from achieving our economic goals, our progress & prosperity but we won’t stop. Prayers for everyone’s safety. #Quetta
— Fakhr-e-Alam (@falamb3) April 21, 2021
Pakistan’s enemy at play again in #Quetta. My condolences & prayers are with the victims & their families.
— Sayed Z Bukhari (@sayedzbukhari) April 21, 2021
All Quetta Red Crescent volunteers plz wear your jackets and rush to the blast site and nearest hospitals to support patients, arrange blood and extend all possible help.#Quetta
— Abrar Ul Haq (@AbrarUlHaqPK) April 21, 2021
– Our country has suffered far too long at the hands of deluded individuals who represent nothing but inhumanity. My family and I send our condolences, respect and amity to the victims and their loved ones of this unspeakable attack in #Quetta #Pakistan
— Shoaib Malik 🇵🇰 (@realshoaibmalik) April 21, 2021
I strongly condemn terrorist attack in #Quetta. Terrorists have once again demonstrated that they does not have the decency to respect the sanctity of even the holy month of Ramzan. I express my condolences to the bereaved families. 1/2
— Senator Sarfraz Bugti (@PakSarfrazbugti) April 21, 2021
Every incident such as the blast in Quetta is an incident too many. But let us use these cowardly acts to strengthen our resolve, diminish our differences, and emerge stronger. We have come a long way, and Insha'Allah, we will go further. Thoughts & prayers.#Quetta, stay strong.
— Taimur Khan Jhagra (@Jhagra) April 21, 2021