Razzaq Gul

Beats Covered:
Local or Foreign:

Gul, 35, a senior reporter with Express News TV in Turbat, a
city in the Kech district of Baluchistan, was abducted near his home on the
evening of May 18, according to news reports. His body was found the next day
with several bullet wounds and marks that indicated he had been tortured, his
family told local journalists.

Gul was a member of the Baluch National Movement, a
nationalist political organization, and was the secretary of the Press Club of
Turbat, according to news reports. His colleagues at the club told Express News
TV that Gul had not mentioned receiving any threats. No group claimed
responsibility for his death.