Bugti’s Application Seeking Indian Asylum Received By HM


New Delhi: In a major development, Union Home Ministry has officially on Thursday received an application of Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti seeking asylum in India.

Exiled Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti, heading the movement in Balochistan, on Tuesday, approached the Indian Embassy in Geneva seeking asylum in India. He had exuded confidence of a positive response from New Delhi.

Bugti, who is leader of Baloch Republican Party (BRP), said he held talks with top Indian diplomats in Geneva about his asylum as well as that of a number of other Baloch leaders currently staying in Balochistan, Afghanistan and in some other countries.