A First Information Report (FIR) was registered against unknown accused in connection with the killing of 10 labourers in Gwadar on May 13, security officials said.
The FIR was registered on behalf of injured labourer Qadir Bakhsh at the Gwadar levies station. The case has been registered for murder, attempt to murder and terrorist acts, Levies sources said.
At least 10 labourers were killed and one injured when miscreants opened fire on them in the Pishgan area of Gwadar.
Local administration official Munir Zamari had said two gunmen riding on motorbikes had opened fire on construction workers.
The assailants attacked the men at two separate construction sites three kilometres apart along the same road. They then fled the scene. Security has been tightened in and around Gwadar in the aftermath of the killings. Security forces have also increased patrolling in surrounding areas of Gwadar. Levies sources said raids are also being conducted to apprehend the culprits involved in the incident. The shooting incident occurs as Pakistan and China ink agreements aimed at boosting cooperation in various sectors on the sidelines of the Belt and Road Forum, which is underway in Beijing at the moment.