36-inch diameter main gas pipeline, supplying gas to Punjab from Sindh, blown up near Nawazabad in Sadiqabad on Tuesday night.
According to details, the gas pipeline caught fire after an explosion in Sadiqabad which has been controlled now. Two fields were completely burned by the fire and the pipeline was coming to Punjab from Sindh’s Qadirpur.
After the fire, the gas main valve was closed which had a pressure of 900 to 1000 Pounds per square inch (PSI) while the bomb disposal squad and police surrounded the area.
On the other hand Baloch armed outfit the Baloch Liberation Tigers claimed responsibility go the attack.
The BLT spokesman, Meeran Baloch released statement in the media from an undisclosed location and claimed responsibility for blowing up Gas pipeline.
Mr Baloch has said the such attacks will continue.