Quetta: Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has expressed concern over human rights violation in Balochistan, on Sunday.
HRCP delegation led by its chairperson, Zohra Yousaf, visited Balochistan and met with lawyers, journalists and politicians.
HRCP chairperson addressed a press conference in Quetta Press Club on Sunday. According to Miss. Yousaf, Poverty is driving factor behind the increase in militancy in already turbulent province of Balochistan.
Dr. Malik led government has failed to solve the issue of missing persons and killing and dumping in the province, added Miss Yousaf.
HRCP also expressed concerns for the minorities that are being targeted in Balochistan.
It must be noted that HRCP has visited Balochistan after a long time. Analysts believe that HRCP has failed to highlight the human rights violations in Balochistan properly.
Published in The Balochistan Point on October 12, 2014