The other Balochistan: Six stories of life in a conflict zone

The other Balochistan: Six stories of life in a conflict zone
 

Pakistan's poorest province, Balochistan, is often in the news because of targeted killings, suicide attacks and abductions. The BBC's Shumaila Jaffery met people in the capital Quetta trying to lead normal lives.
The secret life of a bank manager Yasir is lead singer of underground rock band Malhaar. Bank manager by day but rocker by night, he must keep his passion for music hidden as he lives in a conservative Muslim society where it's taboo to sing and dance.
He and his friends gather in the evening in a basement room and play rock tunes to warm up but then get going with Bollywood... read more

 
10 June 2018 in World News, Views: 69
Source: BBC
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