MPA Sultan Mohammad Tareen abducted in Quetta

QUETTA: Former provincial minster and member of Balochistan assembly Sultan Mohammad Tareen has been kidnapped by unidentified armed men near Bostaan, Quetta, reported Aaj news here Tuesday.

borther Ghulam Tareen told media that Tareen,was abducted in the Kuchlak area and abductors tortured his driver too.

Members of Tareen’s family lost contact with him when he was in Kuchlak, located some 30km from Quetta. At the time, Tareen was travelling from Quetta to his constituency of Harnai in his personal vehicle.

“Armed men whisked away my brother to an unknown location in Kuchlak area,” Ghulam told the media.

Tareen, a leader of the Awami National Party was elected as a member of provincial assembly in 2008.