ISLAMABAD  - Condemning the firing incident that killed 20 labourers in Turbat, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday ordered an immediate investigation into the attack.

The premier ordered the authorities to arrest the killers. At least 20 labourers, hailing from Sindh and Punjab, were gunned down and three others wounded in a brazen terrorist attack in Balochistan area of Turbat in early hours on Saturday. According to Levies sources, the labourers were working on an under construction bridge in Turbat area of Gagdan, when at least 20 extremists ambushed them at 2:00 am, killing all of them on the spot. The Levies sources said the labourers were asleep at the time of attack at a camp located near the construction site being watched over by seven Levies personnel.

Meanwhile, Balochistan CM Dr Abdul Malik Baloch visited the site and summoned a meeting regarding the incident.