Quetta:A commander belonging to a defunct organization of Baluchistan, Wali Muhammad alias Haji Kalati Marri laid arms and surrendered before the security forces today.

The banned outfit commander, Haji Kalati Marri announced his surrender while addressing a joint press conference with provincial minister and senior politician, Nawabzada Changez Marri.

Speaking on the occasion, the surrendering commander said that he had always opposed his father for clash with the state and security personnel of the country.

Haji Kalati Marri vowed that he will try to persuade other rebels of his tribe and bringing them into the mainstream.