QUETTA: Father of Hayat Baloch, a student of Karachi University, has recognized the Frontier Corps soldier who allegedly shot his son dead, during an identification parade at district jail in Turbat.
The father of Hayat Baloch had earlier said that he would recognize the suspect, if brought before him. He identified him thrice during the identification parade.
After a bomb attack near FC check-post in Absar area of Turbat. FC personnel took Hayat and some other people to a date orchid for interrogation. Hayat was shot eight times by the suspect identified as Shadiullah. The FC personnel present on this occasion right away overpowered him and snatched arms from him.
Shadiullah is in police custody and a murder case was registered against him.
According to witnesses, the FC soldier deliberately targeted Hayat Baloch and the claims that he was killed in an exchange of fire were completely false.
The residents of the area held protest against the killing and netizens launched a campaign on social media demanding justice for the victim.