Doda Ellahi and Ghamshad Baloch — students of Karachi University’s Philosophy Department allegedly forcefully abducted from their house in Karachi on June 7 by CTD — have returned home, Nasarullah Baloch, chairman of non-profit organisation Voice of Balochistan Missing Persons said on Tuesday.
In a brief confirmation, the activist told Dawn.com that the students returned to their home near Maskan Chowrangi in Gulshan-i-Iqbal after 3am. “They both belong to the Kech district of Balochistan,” he added.
Naghma Baloch, a family member of abducted Baloch students in her video message said “You all know last night Sindh Police promised and made a formal written agreement with us that they will arrange a meeting between the protesters and the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) today at 4PM, Sindh Police have not kept their promise and deviated from their agreement with us. Now they are threatening us for protesting peacefully and they have erected barriers all around us.
The protesters against the enforced disappearance of two Baloch students of Karachi University temporarily called off a sit-in in front of the Sindh Assembly last night after Sindh police assured them of recovery of the missing students.
A written agreement was reached between the protesters and Sindh Police. A four-member delegation of protesters will discuss the enforced disappearance of Baloch students and their recovery with CTD officials on Monday at 4 pm.
Family members and Baloch activists staged a protest rally and sit-in, in Turbat against the enforced disappearance of two students of Karachi University Doda Baloch and Ghamshad Baloch who were abducted by Pakistan security forces from their homes in Karachi.
According to details, a rally was organized by the families of the abducted Baloch students and people of Turbat against the enforced disappearance of Karachi University students Doda Baloch and Gamshad Baloch.
Baloch youths continue to go missing unabated from Karachi. Homes have been raided in different localities in Karachi and four Baloch youth have been taken into custody and shifted to unknown locations.
At around 5 pm on 7 June 2022, Doda Baloch son of Elahi Bakhsh and his department fellow student Gamshad Baloch son of Sattar Baloch were forcibly disappeared by intelligence and security forces personnel at a house in Maskan Chowrangi area of Karachi.