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QUETTA: At least four Pakistani troops have been killed and several others wounded in an ambush by Baloch freedom fighters in Behkad area of district Kohlu, Balochistan on Wednesday. The spokesperson of Baloch Liberation Army (BLA), Azad Baloch, in a statement to media said, 'Our Sarmachaars ...
The Levies, on the other hand, had 320 police stations, supervised by assistant commissioners and district commissioners in their respective areas. These included most districts ... When Khosa left Balochistan, all 30 districts in the province were 'A' areas. The government that came into power in 2008 ...

The project would cover Awaran, Jhal Jao and Mashkai tehsils/sub-tehsils of Awaran district and Bela, Lakhra, Liari, Uthal, Dureji, Hub, Sonmiani and Kanraj of Lasbel district, he added. After the successful installation of 3G services in Balochistan, other services like Careem would be started in Balochistan ...
According to the doctor, there has been an alarming rise in malaria cases in Balochistan. In 2016, at least 53,000 cases were reported while the number increased to 75,000 for the year 2017. Increasing at a rate of seven per cent, the disease has spread to 29 of the 34 districts of Balochistan. The doctor ...
Sources reported that Abdul Rasheed was abducted from Esai Kalat region of Panjgur Balochistan on Saturday. In a separate incident, Pakistani security forces abducted two Baloch from Balochistan's district Awaran on Monday. According to details Ghulam Qadir and Hameed Baloch have been abducted ...
Ahmar Mustikhan, who is the founder of the American Friends of Balochistan (AFB) group, took to social media on Tuesday and revealed the motives behind embarrassing the Pakistani premier, after a district court in Maryland allowed him to issue public statements. On Oct 22, 2015, Mr Mustikhan heckled ...

QUETTA: Pakistani security forces have abducted at least nine persons from different areas of Balochistan in past two days. Sources reported that Pakistan FC and other security forces raided a house in Jan Mohammad Bazar in Dasht area of Turbat, district Kech Balochistan on Saturday, April 14 and ...
QUETTA (Dunya News): Balochistan Chief Minister Abdul Quddus Bizenjo has said that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will have to accept the ... PM Yousaf Raza Gillani wrong, he could have labelled the today 's verdict same,” said the chief minister during his visit to the Quetta District Jail on Friday.
QUETTA: Balochistan Chief Minister Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo on Friday announced a remission of three months for female prisoners serving a range of sentences for committing various crimes. He made this announcement while talking to media persons during visiting Quetta district Jail and Police ...
The first polio virus case of 2018 was reported in Balochistan's Dukki district on Thursday. Sources in the Balochistan health department told DawnNewsTV that a three-year-old child fell prey to the crippling virus. Samples of the ... The cases were from Quetta and Killa Abdullah districts of the province.
ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the report of Balochistan's Communication and Works (C&W) Department secretary regarding cutting of trees in Pishin District to construct Pishin-Yaro Link Road. Expressing dismay, the top court also summoned Balochistan's C&W secretary to ...
QUETTA: Pakistan armed forces have abducted at least four Baloch including three students from different areas of district Kech Balochistan on Tuesday (10th April 2018). According to details, the Pakistan FC and intelligence agencies raided a house and abducted Baloch student Sana Jan son of Khair Jan resident of ...
QUETTA: Pakistani forces have abducted two people from Jattani area of Dasht in Turbat district Kech Balochistan Monday, March 9th, 2018. The victims have been named as Fida son of Dost Mohammad and Murad Jan son of Mahmood. In another incident, Pakistani forces have raided a house in Dilsar ...
Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Wednesday ordered police to arrest within 10 days and present in court a 70-year-old man who has been accused of attempting to forcibly marry a minor girl in Balochistan's Qila Abdullah district. The order came as a three-judge bench headed by CJP ...
The tourists were first reported missing around 6 PM on Wednesday after they had crossed Drenjan area in Balochistan's Bolan district. They had embarked on a journey from Quetta to Islamabad in four vehicles, Levies officials said. According to Interior Secretary Ghulam Ali Baloch, law enforcement ...
This also means that the two additional seats the province got from the national pool this time have gone to this district. Pakhtun-majority northern districts of Balochistan shared four national seats in the previous delimitation and it has remained the same. The average population in these, too, is exactly ...
QUETTA: Balochistan Chief Minister Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo on Friday announced a remission of three months for female prisoners serving a range of sentences for committing various crimes. He made this announcement while talking to media persons during visiting Quetta district Jail and Police ...

In Balochistan alone the statistics are alarming. Around 30 to ... Doctor Sultan Rudhi, who works at the District Health Information Centre, shared that there is a dearth of medical staff in the province along with the lack of facilities. ... He confirmed that in at least six districts no hospitals have been established.
Photo taken with mobile phone shows a damaged passenger bus near southwest Pakistan's Mastung, on Feb. 11, 2018. At least five passengers were killed and 15 others injured when a bus plunged into a ravine on late Saturday night near Mastung District of southwest Pakistan's Balochistan province, ...
He said the medical college lacks a teaching hospital for which the previous government had upgraded District Headquarter Hospital Turbat. “A law college is under construction,” said the former chief minister. He said that Turbat needs more residential colonies and educational institutes as the population ...
QUETTA: Three passengers lost their lives and as many were injured in a road accident on main RCD Highway of Lasbela district on Saturday. According to Balochistan Levies officials, the sad incident occurred on RCD Highway when a truck collided with a car. Three persons died on the spot while three ...
QUETTA, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 09th Feb, 2018 ):On the directives of Chief Minister Balochistan divisional and district managements on Friday held open courts in their respective headquarters in which Commissioners and Deputy Commissioners received requests from complainants and ...
At least eight people were killed in an armed tribal clash near the Pak-Afghan border in Balochistan's Chaghi district on Sunday. Levies sources said the two armed tribes clashed over a land dispute at Baramcha area near the Afghan border. Both sides used heavy weapons against each other.
A senior administration officer in the city of Dalbandin in Balochistan's Chagai district had barred barbershops in the region from styling customers' beards "in designs" but later — on the same day as the notice was issued — withdrew the decree. Signed by Assistant Commissioner Dalbandin, Habibullah ...
QUETTA: Balochistan's new cabinet has decided to de-notify the status of Lehri as district and declare it a part of Sibi district. ... The cabinet also directed the social welfare department to prepare a database of special people with the help of deputy commissioners in all districts in which the nature of ...
At least five security personnel lost their lives and six others were injured when a vehicle carrying them turned over after being ambushed in Balochistan's Kech district on Monday. A district administration official told DawnNews that suspected terrorists opened fire at a convoy of security forces in Shapok ...
QUETTA: Pakistani forces have abducted at least seven people including a scholar of Zikri Baloch from Mashkay, Awaran and Turbat on Sunday. A Zikri Baloch religious scholar along with other two persons has been abducted from Mashkay Kalar area during a raid. One of the abducted men has been ...
NAB chairman also directed investigation against former Sindh IG Ghulam Haider Jamali, Sohail Jamali and others for occupying forest department's land of 2,500 acres. He also directed for investigation of the accused for their involvement in agricultural land cultivation in Sindh's Sujawal district with the ...
Mumtaz, a student of KU's International Relations programme, and Kamran, an intermediate graduate, belong to a middle-class family hailing from Balochistan's Khuzdar district. Mumtaz is not a part of any political organisation, but has been active in civil society protests, Dawn quoted a family contact as ...
LAHORE: The government, after successful bidding has handed over more than 12 projects to few telecom operators in Balochistan, a largely ... Ufone has been awarded projects worth Rs14.2 billion in various cities, including Sibi, Kalat, Khuzdar, Chagai, Awaran, Kharan-Washuk and Dera Bugti districts, ...
Earlier on Wednesday, Pakistani forces carried out a forces house-to-house search operation in Dasht area of district Kech Balochistan. The victims have been identified as Akram son of Islam, Islam son of Peer Baksh and Hameed son of Rasool Bakhsh. Also, on Wednesday Pakistani forces have arrested ...
QUETTA/CHAMAN: At least seven people have been injured in successive blasts in busy area of Pakistan's border town of Chaman in Balochistan province. The first explosion occurred at the under-construction office of the District Police Officer (DPO) on Mall Road. A second bomb went off a little while ...
Under the agreement, 34 sites shall be established by NADRA across various districts in Balochistan province where citizens who have old manual licenses can visit these facilities to firstly validate and then be issued computerized licenses for their weapons through the proper legal channels.
QUETTA: Panic has gripped many localities in district Panjgur Balochistan when Pakistan army carried out fresh military offensives and destroyed several houses on Sunday. According to details, Pakistan army, FC, Police and their local agents surrounded Gramkaan and Washbod areas of Panjgur ...
Agriculture in Balochistan is both rain-fed and irrigated. Farmers rely mainly on the meagre winter rain. Monsoon rains—which account for 80% of Pakistan's water supply—occur in limited areas as only 7 to 8 of Balochistan's 32 districts fall in the monsoon zone. These districts include parts of Zhob, Sherani ...
I was the first chief minister to address the existence of death squads in Balochistan: Abdul Malik Baloch ... Last month, the bullet-riddled bodies of at least 20 young men were discovered in Kech district, near the Pak-Iran border. They were passing ... They all came from various districts in central Punjab.
QUETTA: A three-day anti-polio campaign in 17 districts of Balochistan kicked off from Monday, said Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) Balochistan ... Around seven polio cases have been reported in the country this year, where one case was from Chaman of district Killa Abdullah and one from Zhob.
According to officials of the provincial health department, the new case has surfaced from Gulistan tehsil of Qilla Abdullah district in Balochistan. The virus has been detected in a 16-month-old child in the area. His parents had refused to administer polio drops to him, which is why he contracted the virus, ...
QUETTA: A three-day anti-polio campaign in 17 districts of Balochistan kicked off from Monday, said Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) Balochistan ... Around seven polio cases have been reported in the country this year, where one case was from Chaman of district Killa Abdullah and one from Zhob.
According to the districts report, even though political parties have made strong commitments to the education sector, improvements have largely been limited to infrastructure upgrades in primary schools, while middle, high, and higher secondary schools, are not being given their due attention, a press ...
Ziarat district of Balochistan too has come under the folds of extreme cold as -11°C was recorded there. An official of the meteorological department, Dr Azmat Hayat, said the cold spell is likely to persist for the next few days, when mercury will plummet further in the three districts of the province – Kalat, ...
Three labourers were killed and another injured when suspected militants opened fire on them in Balochistan's Harnai district on Tuesday evening, Levies officials said. The firing incident took place in Naks area of Harnai district, the officials said, adding that the victims were repairing the railway track in ...
The Balochistan government's decision to stop the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from issuing hunting permits to Arab and other foreign national is a welcome move. The government has placed a ... A district councillor for the area near the Af-Pak border, Nushki, was also arrested. It was on his invitation that the ...
The conference recognised Balochistan as an independent state and the founding fathers of Pakistan agreed to negotiate the return of Quetta, Bolan pass and other Baloch districts which had been obtained on lease by British India's authorities from Khan of Kalat and annexed into the British Balochistan ...
Nowadays the situation with regard to food insecurity and malnutrition at district, tehsil and union council level in Balochistan has been extensively mapped and analysed, including ... In the years to come, the target is all 31 districts in Balochistan which can only be achieved by continuous combined efforts.
Since 1 December 2017 Pakistani forces have launched military offensives in the Aswaram district of Balochistan that already caused dozens of casualties. Due to media blockages, the exact number of casualties remains uncertain but local sources report that ten civilians were killed in Mashky, among ...
A possible terror attack was foiled by the Balochistan Levies force in Kohlu district in the early hours of Sunday. Briefing the media, Deputy Commissioner Kohlu Agha Naveed said the Baloch Levies recovered a large cache of weapons and explosives during an operation on a militant hideout near Tehsil ...
More than a dozen towns, cities and districts in Pakistan's restive province of Balochistan have been without newspapers for the past month.
He pointed out that PSP was functioning in eight districts of Balochistan”. He claimed that if the PSP comes in power unemployment would be ...
According to Khalil Ahmed, president of the Balochistan Union of ... killed by the Baloch Liberation Front in Washok district on May 28, 2012.


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