Poorva Vyas is a first year BA LLB student at Jindal Global Law School, Sonipat. Determined to make a positive impact, Poorva is currently interning with Assistance and Promotion of Afghan Women, an international NGO promoting women’s rights.


As the cases of disappearances continue to rise in Balochistan, there is a hardening of sentiments among the Baloch people which is likely to intensify as the state agencies continue to trample on the legitimate aspirations of the people. The insurgency in Balochistan is likely to gain further legitimacy if this state of affairs is allowed to perpetuate in the name of containing secessionism.