Gas pipeline blown up in Pakistans Punjab province

April 27th, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by admin  

Lahore , Apr.27 (ANI): Militants on Saturday blew up a gas pipeline in the Sui area near Jaffarabad, suspending gas supply to various Punjab districts.

According to a Geo TV report, the gas supply had been suspended to several southern Punjab districts and powerhouses.

It said the Baloch Republican Army (BRA), a banned militant outfit, has claimed responsibility for the incident to force the government to meet their demand of seeking royalties for the regions gas supply and for a share in government jobs. (ANI)

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