QUETTA: A hitherto unknown group identifying itself as the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has accepted responsibility for the killing of former chairman of Baloch Students’ Organization (BSO) and ex-district nazim Kech District Maula Baksh Dashti.
According to the details, Mir Habatan, a spokesman of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), an organization never known before in the past, accepted responsibility for the killing of Maula Baksh Dashti, a former district nazim of Kech and a central leader of the National Party.The spokesman made this claim while making a phone call via a satellite phone to the local media.
Dashti had been shot dead by unidentified attackers on his way to Turbat district on Sunday, an assault which also left two of his colleagues injured.
Dashti’s killing was responded with complete shutter down in major parts of Balochistan.
Senator Abdul Malik Baloch, the central president of the National Party, has strongly condemned the killing of Dashti and termed his killing a great loss to the party.