DERA ISMAIL KHAN: A bomb blast was reported late Friday near convoy of District Police Officer (DPO) leaving four police injured as he was travelling from Kulachi back to Dera.

Reportedly, a bomb planted along a road bank exploded as the convoy approached leaving four cops, travelling as part of DPO’s security protocol, injured.

Regional Police Officer (RPO) Kareem Khan said that the attack was executed when DPO’s convoy was travelling through the area however, the police officer survived the attack.

All four injured personnel were shifted to a nearby facility for medical treatment.

Security forces cordoned off the attack site and shut the area at its entry and exit points to launch a search operation.