Silent protest staged in Switzerland against human rights violation in Balochistan

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Mar 11, 2018, 04:03 PM(IST)

Silent protest in Switzerland against human rights violation in Balochistan. Photograph:( ANI )

Silent protests were staged at various offices of the United States in Geneva, Switzerland against human rights violation in Pakistan's Balochistan province

Wearing shirts with "Free Balochistan" written over it the protesters demanded sovereign Baloch state.

They also carried umbrellas with them. 

Protest against liberating Balochistan have been on the rise in Pakistan as well as other parts of the world.

Such protests have also been staged in London and New York.

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The protesters have been demanding basic rights against the residents of the province. They are also fighting against China Pakistan Economic Corridor citing that the construction is leading to serious impact on the environment. 

The people of the region also claim that their resources are not being utilised for the benefit of their region.

Pakistan witnesses such protests from other parts of the country including Gilgit- Baltistan, and Pakistan occupied Kashmir. 



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