The Baloch Human Rights Council (BHRC) has issued its report on enforced disappearances, extrajudicial killings, and the discovery of mutilated bodies for May 2022. The specifics are listed below. It should be noted, however, that the BHRC only publishes cases that have been verified by multiple sources.
May 1, 2022
Atiq Baloch, a medical student from Noshki, went missing after the security forces picked him up.
Security forces and members of the local death squad raided a house in the Bawani area of Hub and arrested Yasir, son of Hameed. His whereabouts are still unknown.
May 3, 2022
Two unidentified mutilated bodies were recovered from the Bubertak area of Kohlu district. Such bodies are believed to be of missing persons.
May 4, 2022
Two unidentified bullet-ridden bodies were recovered from a desolate area in the Chagai district.
As part of the crackdown on the Baloch students, the security forces abducted Ali, son of Bakhshi and Asghar, son of Issa, from the Maripur area of Karachi.
May 5, 2022
Sajid Ilahi, a student from the Mastung district, became the victim of enforced disappearances when the security forces picked him up on Wednesday.
The security forces released Ghani, son of Lashkari from the Panjgur district, who went missing in March this year.
Members of a local death squad abducted social activist Irfan Bangulzai from the Mastung district.
May 6, 2022
The bullet-ridden dead body of Zahid Shaikh was found in the Hub area of Balochistan. Unknown persons picked him up on May 2, 2022.
May 7, 2022
Security forces abducted Rashid, son of Taj Bakhsh, from the Lyari area of Karachi. He is believed to be affiliated with the Baloch national resistance.
May 8, 2022
The dead body of Imam Bakhsh, son of Kaloo Khan Abdo, with torture signs, was found in Sindh. He was arrested by the security personnel in April this year.
May 10, 2022
Unknown assailants killed Saeed Ahmad, an activist of the Balochistan National Party, in Quetta. The party blamed security agencies for the incident.
May 11, 2022
Waheed Baloch, a resident of Lyari in Karachi, went “missing” when security forces accompanied by unidentified persons in civilian dresses picked him up from his residence.
Unidentified assailants targeted Balochistan National Party leader Nadeem Ahmad Badini in Faridabad, Sohbatpur district. Such incidents are believed to be the work of the army’s death squads.
Security personnel in plain clothes abducted a Rawalpindi University student Feroz, son of Noor Bakhsh. Feroz Baloch belonged to Apsar, district Kech, Balochistan.
Sayad Muhammad Mari, an elderly resident of the Harnai district of Balochistan, went missing after security forces picked him up in Dukki town. His teenage son was also abducted. Their whereabouts are still unknown.
May 15, 2022
Four mutilated and unidentifiable dead bodies were recovered in the Dasht area of Quetta district. Such bodies are believed to be of missing persons.
May 17, 2022
Security forces abducted Fazal, son of Muhammad Ali, from Bedrang village of District Kech.
Unidentified persons in civilian clothes picked up Sohail Ahmad, son of Muhammad Hayat, from the Malir area of Karachi. He is believed to be affiliated with the Baloch national resistance.
May 18, 2022
Abdul Rashid, a footballer from the Lyari area of Karachi, has been picked up by the security forces from his home. He is believed to be affiliated with the Baloch national resistance. His whereabouts are still unknown.
May 20, 2022
Security forces abducted Mullah Munir, son of Hamza, from Karachi. He is a sympathizer of Baloch national resistance.
May 21, 2022
Five persons who became the victims of enforced disappearances were Israr Anwar, Nawas Ali Nasir, Adil Imam Bakhsh, Ali Bakhshi and Zahid Jan Muhammad. They were picked up from Karachi. Their whereabouts are still unknown.
May 22, 2022
Military gunship helicopters damaged a pilgrim site during their combing operation in the Kech district.
May 23, 2022
Security forces accompanied by a local death squad picked up Abrar, son of Imam, a local college student in Turbat Kech district, on his way to the institution. His whereabouts are not known.
May 24, 2022
Unidentified armed persons believed to be from the security forces picked up a student Karim Jan, son of Fazal, from Turbat Kech district.
May 25, 2022
The security forces picked up Khuda Bakhsh, son of Ali Khan; Ali Khan, son of Khuda Bakhsh; Qadir, son of Khuda Bakhsh; Sanaullah, son of Hasan; Shabir, son of Sanaullah and Hasan, son of Sanaullah from the Mashkay are of Awaran district. However, their whereabouts are not yet known.
On the same day, security forces also picked up Dost Muhammad, son of Khuda Bakhsh Mari and Muhammad Ismail, son of Karim Khan Mari, from the Kahan area of Kohlu district.
May 27, 2022
The security forces from Karachi picked up Zobair Baloch, son of Mola Bakhsh, in the presence of witnesses. However, security forces are denying his arrest.
May 28, 2022
The security forces picked up Wali Muhammad, son of Muhammad Hanif, a farmer in the Lijje village of Kharan district. His whereabouts are still unknown.
May 29, 2022
A football player, Habib Jehingo and student Inzemam Zehri of Kharan town went missing after security forces picked him up. Their family are unaware of their whereabouts.
May 31, 2022
Members of the local death squads abducted Mangal, son of Ghulam Haidar Mari and Gulzar, son of Ali Murad Mari, from the Hub area of Lasbela district.