QUETTA:(APS)October 24, 2016-At least seven policemen have been injured in an attack on the police training centre situated on Saryab road in Quetta, late on Monday.
The attackers have also taken police personnel hostage, reported APS News.
Police sources said there are four attackers present inside the training centre. Around 500 cadets reportedly live in the centre’s hostel.
Police officials added that some cadets might have been taken hostage by the attackers. The attackers entered the complex through the front gate.
Extra contingents of security forces have been deployed at the spot and a cordon has been established.
Security forces and the attackers are exchanging fire.
An emergency has been declared in all government hospitals of the provincial capital, with the injured shifted to Civil Hospital Quetta and the Bolan Medical Complex.
The situation was tense in the area and people remained confined to their houses.