Hanif Chamrock, the father of a Pakistani singer and a human rights activist, was gunned down outside his home. This incident is from Balochistan province of Pakistan.
According to Dawn’s report, motorcycle-based gunmen shot and killed popular local singer Hanif Chamrock. At that time he was teaching a group of students.
The fatal shooting incident took place on Thursday in Turbat city of the country’s southwestern Balochistan province. Hanif Chamrock is the father of women’s rights activist Tayyiba Baloch. She has been an outspoken critic of Pakistani security forces, who often detain suspects for alleged links with terrorists in Balochistan.
Local police chief Roshan Ali said that no motive of the motive of the murder has been received at the moment and no one has claimed responsibility for the murder yet. After firing, the gunmen escaped from the incident.
Balochistan has had small-scale rebellions by small separatist groups and nationalists over the years. They complain of discrimination and demand a share in the resources and wealth of their province.
The separatists often target security forces in Balochistan, due to which officers keep suspects in custody. Human rights activists often blame security forces for illegally capturing people. Such detainees are usually not charged and do not appear in court. Which is often opposed by his family.