The sources told that on the Saturday morning the gunmen opened a fire on the laborers in Turbat, around 20 people are killed and 4 are severely injured. The injured laborers are out of danger now, Commissioner Markan.
The names of the laborers killed in an incident are Abdur Rehman, Allah Dena, Muhammad Irshad, Muhammad Mitha, Muhammad Ashiq, Muhammad Din and Muhammad Farooq. While those who are injured are Allah Ditta, Asharf and Muhammad Sona.
The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, and Chief Minister Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif expressed their deep grief on the incident.
The government has announced to give Rs. one Million to all the bereaved families.
16 people belongs the Sadiqabad and 4 belonged to the Hyderabad, these were poor laborers and came to Gug Dan to earn livelihood.
The injured and deceased persons are transferred to the DHQ hopital Turbat.
The Chief Minister of Balochistan also console with the families of the victims and passed his deep grief onto this sad moment.
There have been no claims of responsibility for the killings of laborers as yet.
Cases of laborer killings have frequently taken place in Balochistan for many years. Turbat is one of the most sensitive districts in Balochistan. Last year in October, eight laborers were kidnapped from a poultry farm in Sakran area near the industrial town of Hub and after that the bodies found were dumped in a mountainous area.
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