QUETTA: At least eleven people, including six Pakistanis and five Afghan nationals have been killed near Pakistan-Iran border in Balochistan’s Gawadar district while trying to illegally cross into neighbouring Iran in three vehicles , Geo News reported Saturday.
Provincial Interior Secretary Captain (retd) Durrani said that the 11 people were killed by unknown armed men in Pakistani area near Iran border. He said that they were killed in Sansar, a mountainous region near Gawadar port city.
The secretary didn’t elaborate as to who were behind the killing.
However he said that the deceased included Pakistani and Afghan nationals.
He said that the deceased wanted to enter Europe through illegally crossing into Iran.
Geo News correspondent said that the bodies had been shifted to Gawadar Civil Hospital.