At least three people were killed and 32 were injured in an explosion outside a shop in Almo Chowk market area in Quetta on Friday.
The area was crowded as locals were busy Ramzan and pre-Eid shopping.
Three are in critical condition and more casualties are expected. The dead and injured, all civilians, have been taken to Civil Hospital Quetta.
Police, Frontier Corps personnel and rescue teams reached the site of the explosion and an investigation is underway.
According to the initial investigation, it has been stated that the bomb was planted on a bicycle.