Large-scale military operation continues in Balochistan’s Awaran district, communication system and public transport are completely shut down, people are trapped in their homes.
According to reports, a large scale operation of Pakistani Army has been going on in different areas of Awaran district since Wednesday.
According to local sources, a large number of troops are present in Peerandar, Geshkour, Jaho and other areas between Awaran and Kech districts, where the movement of public transport and private vehicles has been completely stopped.
The nearby areas of Awaran and Kech districts have been completely surrounded by the army and the entrances and exits of the aforementioned areas have been completely closed.
Sources said that the army was moving into the mountain ranges with a large number of modern weapons and equipment and people were trapped in their homes.
However, no details regarding arrests or loss to lives and property have been received at the time of filing this report.
Awaran has been target of scores of military operations in past too as there is heavy presence of Baloch armed groups in the region. However, in many military operations civilians have been targeted.
Whereas in another incident, several Mortar shells fired by Pakistan Army in western Balochistan
According to the reports, the Pakistan Army has fired mortar shells on the village of Bugan Aliabad in western Balochistan.
The Pakistani army fired shells from the Zumran area of eastern Balochistan, which fell on the house of Afghan son Sher Muhammad in the village of Bugan Aliabad, damaging the house, but no casualties were reported.
Pakistani and Iranian officials have not commented on the incident until further notice, although similar incidents have occurred in the past.
It should be noted that Iran shares borders with five districts of Balochistan including Chaghi, Panjgur, Washuk, Kech and Gwadar.