Christian lawmaker Hendry Masih, who was gunned down on June 14, 2014 was commemorated on the occasion of his second death anniversary. For this reason, a memorial prayer service was organized which was attended by deceased MPA’ family and friends. Moreover, political and local leaders were also invited to attend this prayer service.
The memorial service was organised at his native village Aziz Abad,in District Mustong, Baluchistan. The participants slammed government for its inaction, while law authorities were criticized for their slackness to punish Hendry’ assassin thus far. They said that even though, the assassin is in police custody, he has not been tried fairly by the courts. Furthermore, the attendees condemned the government for not dispensing promised compensation amount for the assassinated MPA’ family.
MPA Hendry Masih was Member of Baluchistan Assembly, who was gunned down by his own security guard. In this incident, Hendry Masih’ nephew was also injured, however, Hendry who was hit on the neck succumbed to death in the hospital. Strikingly, the guard who had attacked the Christian lawmaker escaped after the assault and the rest of the guards of Hendry Masih’ security squad did not bother to stop or arrest him.