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Activist Karima Baloch found dead in Canada

Karima Baloch, an activist, who had been vocal about Pakistan Army and government atrocities in Balochistan, has been found dead in Toronto, Canada.

Karima Baloch, an activist, who had been vocal about Pakistan Army and government atrocities in Balochistan, has been found dead in Toronto, Canada.

Toronto Police had requested for public assistance in locating Karima Baloch whe had went missing on Sunday. However, her family has now confirmed that Karima’s body has been found.

Karima Baloch, a famous personality in Balochistan, is believed to be the pioneer of women activism there. She had also raised the issue of Balochistan in the United Nations sessions in Switzerland. She was named as one of the world’s 100 most “inspirational and influential” women in 2016.

In an interview in May 2019, she had accused Pakistan of taking away the resources and eliminating the people of Balochistan, the province with immense geo-strategic importance and huge untapped natural resource reserves.

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