Four civilians abducted in a military operation in Awaran, Balochistan

On March 22, 2017, according to the reports, four civilians were abducted while Women and children have been tortured in a military assault in Gazi area of Pirandar district Awaran, Balochistan.

The abductees have been identified as Rahmdil, Hadu, Malang and Mazar. All the abductees were transferred to a military camp in Awaran. No further news had been heard about them.

Awaran area of Balochistan is under heavy military operation since almost a year, where security forces are abducting civilians on daily basis.

Human Rights Council of Balochistan (Hakkpaan) is a non-profit and non-partisan human rights group bases in Balochistan, Sweden, UK and France. It collects reports from Balochistan, a region Pakistan government does not allow any media and HR group to visit and report. Human rights violations in Balochistan is not a new phenomenon, but it got its worst levels after the Military coup de tat of Pakistan in 1999. Thousands of Baloch have been reported missing, hundreds killed in fake encounters and so-called kill and dump policy of the military. HRCB collects the data from Balochistan itself, through its network of volunteers and supporters, organizes and reports them to the human rights mechanisms of the world.