DERA BUGTI: Baloch rebels blew up a gas supplying junction pipeline in Zain Koh area of district Dera Bugti on Monday
Levies sources confirmed that the 16-inch diameter gas pipeline at the Zain Koh Gas Field was blown up by attackers using a remote controlled device. The explosion has affected the functioning process of three gas wells including well No. 17, 19 and 21 and gas supply has been suspended.
Law enforcement personnel rushed to the site and cordoned off the area and began a search for the suspects. Further probe was under way.
Baloch Liberation Tigers spokesman Miraan Baloch accepted responsibility for destroying the Gas supply line.
During last three days Baloch rebels increased their attack against Pakistani security forces and on government installations in Dera Bugti and adjacent district of Naseerabad.