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Kalat

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a region of SW Pakistan, in S Baluchistan: formerly a princely state ruled by the Khan of Kalat, which joined Pakistan in 1948
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On Sunday, coldest areas of the country were Quetta, Qalat and Kalam -8 temperature, Malam Jappa -6, Para Chinar and Gopus-5 and in Astore -4 centigrade temperature was recorded.
NDS further added that the militants are memners of Haqqani group which has been involved in a number of attacks in Qalat city that led to the killing of at least two people and wounding 5 others.
In the Qalat incident, there was little apparent value in concentrating so many important people for a simple school book distribution.
A terrorist with explosive device strapped on his body blew himself up next to the provincial governor while he was visiting patients in a hospital in Qalat city, leaving a doctor dead and injuring a bodyguard of the governor," Nasiri told Xinhua, adding the governor escaped unhurt and he is safe and sound.
Human Rights Watch observed rebel activity in large portions of Qalat Diza and Qandil where the PKK or PJAK maintain checkpoints, and villagers confirmed their presence.
The provincial governor, Mohammad Ashraq Nasiri, said that Taliban militants gunned down a detective and his police bodyguard in the provincial capital, Qalat.
More than 400 demonstrators in the southern city of Qalat clashed with the police, who responded with gunfire, killing two protestors and wounding at least 10 others, a provincial spokesman said by telephone.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Shaikh Aftab Ahmed Wednesday informed the National Assembly that formal letters would be written to Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Balochistan governments to send their nominations for national civil awards to unsung heroes of Hazara and Qalat.
According to the provincial governor, the Taliban insurgents were busy plotting attacks to take control of Qalat city and finally launched attacks on security posts on Saturday night.
by Nasim Hotak on 25 September, 2014 - 16:58 QALAT (Pajhwok): A number of residents of southern Zabul province on Thursday said the president-elect should stay committed to his campaign pledges and resolve problems being faced by the masses.
A tractor carrying villagers to Souri district struck the roadside bomb near Qalat city," Sharifullah Naseri, government spokesman for Zabul province, said, The Hindu reported.
13 (Xinhua-ANI): A blast rocked Qalat city, the provincial capital of southern Afghan province of Zabul Saturday morning, leaving injuries, local media Tolo News reported.