Posted by: Editor | January 25, 2012

3 Hazaras Shot Dead

Famous Hazara actor and PTV artist Abid Ali Nazish.

Quetta Jan 25: Three Hazara were murdered on McCongy Road Quetta on Wednesday. The victims include famous Hazara actor and artist Abid Ali Nazish, Federal Investigation Agency Inspector Wulayat and a poet Muhammad Anwar. They were traveling in a car, when unknown armed men on a motorcycle opened fire and escaped the scene.

They died on the spot, being shot on head. Their bodies were immediately shifted to Civil Hospital Quetta, and later taken to Alamdar Road. It is the first incident of targeted-killing against Hazaras in Quetta in 2012. According to a report by Human Rights Watch around 275 Hazaras have been killed in Balochistan since 2008.


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