Driver kidnapped in Dera Murad Jamali
DERA MURAD JAMALI: A driver of a passenger wagon has been kidnapped by unidentified armed men near Dera Allah Yar on Monday.
Police told that the wagon was way to Quetta from Jacobbad when unidentified armed men intercepted the vehicle and on gunpoint whisked away its driver to unknown location.
Reacting to the incident, transporters blocked the highway and chanted slogans against what they called the failure of the government to provide security to the transporters.
Traffic remained suspended for several hours, however, after the assurance of stern action against the culprits involved in kidnapping incidents and recovery of the abductees made by the local administration, transporters allowed the vehicular traffic to ply on the road.