At least four persons were killed and 10 others injured when an explosive laden vehicle parked in a residential house exploded here in Quetta on Sunday.

According to details, an explosive-laden car parked in a house owned by Dr Azam Mengal located in Faizabad area of Quetta exploded due to unknown reasons.

As a result of blast a portion of the house along with three cars were completely destroyed. Surrounding buildings were also damaged due to intensity of blast.

Four persons were killed due to the blast while 10 others sustained injuries. The injured persons were shifted to Civil Hospital by police and rescue teams. Among the 10 injured, two women and two children are reported to be in critical condition.

The police collected the evidences from the scene of the blast and started the investigations.

No group claimed responsibility for the blast yet. The President expressed sorrow over the loss of lives and directed that best medical care should be provided to the injured.

Information Minister Qamar Zaman Kaira and Minister of State for Information Syed Samsam Bukhari also condemned the Quetta bomb blast.