QUETTA - A bullet-riddled body was found in Kalat, some 160km southeast of Quetta, on Friday. According levies officials, local people spotted a dead body lying at Killi Chashma area of Kalat and informed Levies. Levies personnel rushed to the site and took the body which was of male, into custody and shifted it to hospital for medico-legal formalities.

Hospital sources said that the deceased was killed by bullets. However, identity of body could not be made.

It may be mentioned here that the recovery of mutilated dead bodies have once again increased in the province that has worried the relatives of missing persons who rush hospitals after hearing such news.

Meanwhile, Baloch National Front (BNF) an alliance of various hardline nationalist parties has given shutterdown and wheel-jam strike call across the province today (Saturday) against recovery of decomposed dead body of journalist Abdul Razzaq Baloch and other missing persons.

According to BNF central secretary information after abduction of journalist Abdul Razzaq Baloch and Pattan Bugti resident of Hub were they were tortured to death and their mutilated bodies were thrown away in Sarjani town of Karachi. He said that Razzaq Baloch was abducted on March 24 from Chakiwara area of Karachi.