Quetta : At least five children belonging to Hindu community have been kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Jaffarabad district of the Balochistan on Wednesday
According to the details the children aged between five to ten years were abducted late from Dera Allah Yar area while coming back from school. All kids were daughters and sons of a renowned Hindu trader and newspaper agent Saith Bhojraj, a well-known Hindu trader and newspaper agent .
“The authorities have detained four accused persons of the local tribe in the connection with the Hindu children’s abduction.” said Deputy Commission of the area
Kidnapping for ransom in the area is a serious concern whereas members of the Hindu community are considered a soft target.
Published in The Balochistan Point on May 29, 2014