Balochistan Freedom Fighters killed 14 Pakistan Army personnel on Friday 26-July 2019. In another attack by unidentified gunmen on a Pakistan Army post, several more Pakistan Army soldiers were killed and many injured. In the Meanwhile, the strikes by Engineers, Students, Pharmacists, Medical students and others continue with no hope of resolution.
Balochistan has come to a standstill and people are protesting the government policies. Engineers are on strikes because of unemployment and Engineering Jobs given to non-technical Punjabis and those close to government. Medical students are protesting by holding medical classes in camps on the road as the Government has de-recognized 3 Medical Colleges. Pharmacists are protesting as there are no jobs for young pharmacists. Government has not announced a single vacancy of Pharmacists in last 5 years. Workers in Saindak mines are protesting against low wages and lack of medical facilities by Chinese Mining companies.