Geneva: Baloch Republican Party has welcomed the statement of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi about highlighting the Balochistan issue on international level. Baloch national leader and president of BRP Nawab Brahumdagh Bugti said through his twitter handle that “BRP welcomes Indian prime minister’s statement regarding Balochistan.
“We appreciate the statement of PM of India. As the world’s largest democracy and being a responsible neighbor, India should intervene in Balochistan.” he added.
Similarly, BRP representative at United Nations Human Rights Council Abdul Nawaz Bugti while talking to indian media praised the decision of Indian government to highlight Balochistan globally.
He said “India should have taken this decision a long time ago but better late than never.” adding that “military operations, enforced disappearances and extrajudicial killings in Balochistan by Pakistani forces have become a routine.”
He further said that “while we are talking, 20 innocent Baloch civilians have been killed and more than thirty people have been abducted by Pakistani forces during a military operation in my hometown Dera Bugti.”
BRP representative hoped that India will play its role as a civilized country to highlight human rights abuses internationally.