Gunmen release two, kill eight labourers

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HUB: Bodies of eight labourers were found in Lasbela on Sunday, official sources said.

The sources said that all the slain were labourers who belonged to Punjab were kidnapped along with three others on Saturday. The were working at a Poultry farm in the jurisdiction of Sakran police station.

They said that all the eight men were shot dead while one was found injured with bullet injuries. The injured labourer said they belong to Muzaffargarh area of Punjab and had no enmity with any one.

He said they were flood affectees and working in the poultry farm to earn livelihood for their families.

The sources said that two laborers were released by the unknown gunmen. Identities of the deceased were yet to be known but authorities say the laborers were non-locals.

Balochistan Chief Minister Abdul Malik Baloch has strongly condemned the murder of labourers and ordered an inquiry. He said those behind the tragic incident would be awarded exemplary punishment. INP

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