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Seven killed in Balochistan violence

July 08, 2012


Security forces rescued a kidnapped doctor while conducting operations in Balochistan. -APP File Photo

QUETTA: Seven people including six kidnappers were killed in various parts of Balochistan. Latest reports confirmed the deaths of six criminals and several others wounded.

Security forces have launched an operation against criminals across Balochistan, specifically in Mastung, Splinji and Pir Ghaib area.

In Mastung security forces launched an operation against criminals and faced resistance as both sides exchanged fire.

According to security forces, six culprits were killed in the operation. The security forces also freed kidnapped doctor Abdullah Baraich.

In another operation at Khajoori area, security forces freed one kidnapped person and arrested two kidnappers. One police officer was also shot dead at Khuzdar area.