Balochistan: 9 abducted and forcibly disappeared by military, four released

(Sangar News)

On 13 June 2017, Pakistani security forces started a military operation in Pullabad area of Tump district Kech, Balochistan

80 years old, Barkat Kassab

During the operation, security forces opened indiscriminate fire on civilians, due to which Yahya Murad critically injured, burned several houses including Barkat Kassab’s, and abducted many civilians

Seven of the abductees identified as Mola Bakhsh, Mohammad Aslam, Nizar Ismail, Dad Shah and his son Zahid Dad Shah, 80 years old Barkat Kassab and his son Aslam.

Mohammad Noor Yusuf

Separately, security forces abducted Mohammad Noor Yusuf from Ward no. 6 of Pasni district Gwadar, Balochistan. Mohammad Noor is a resident of Drammakol, Pidark district Kech, Balochistan. He was working in Dubai and recently came to Pasni for his wedding.

From main Bazar of Kalero district Awaran, security forces abducted Amir Bakhsh, resident of Kalero district Awaran, Balochistan.

The abductees have been shifted to unknown location and their whereabouts are still unknown to their families.

Previously abducted by Pakistani security forces on 05 June 2017, from Gayab, Mand district Kech, Fahad, Sharif and Adnan have been released on 10 June 2017, while Ishaq Daud is still missing

One of three students, Abdul Latif, abducted from Quetta was released on Tuesday, while two of his companions are still missing.