QUETTA: Armed men gunned down three people on Wednesday near the Kangri area of Musakhail, a district of Balochistan which shares its border with Punjab. According to the Balochistan Levies, the three victims came to Musakhail from an adjourning area for hunting. A group of armed men opened fire at them, killing all three instantly. The deceased were taken to a nearby hospital for autopsies where they were identified as Sajad Kusa, Nadeem Kusa and Saeed Kusa. The victims hailed from Dera Ghazi Khan. Balochistan Levies personnel recovered 132 bullet casings from the crime scene. “The motive behind the murders is still unknown. An investigation has been launched into the matter,” said an official of the Balochistan Levies.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 25th, 2011.