Published in October 12, 2020 5:50 am
MQM-London target killer, forbidden clothing terrorist arrested in Karachi
KARACHI (Dunya News) – The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) Investigations in two separate operations in the Korangi area of Karachi arrested a key perpetrator from the banned Bannu Tehreek-e-Taliban and a suspected killer of the MQM London target as well as recovered weapons.
In detail, the CTD Investigation has conducted two separate operations in the Korangi area. In the first operation, a key terrorist from the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Bannu, Minhaj-ud-Din alias Minhaja’s son Naik Amal Khan was arrested and weapons were recovered from his possession.
The CTD officer said that the terrorist arrested was a member of the TTP Bannu Akhtar Group and was considered an expert in making and installing bombs.
Accused of being in Karachi to flee overseas, Minhaj was involved in the killing of three peace jirga members Farooq, Aleem and Abdullah this year.
The KPK police were contacted to check the further criminal records of the arrested suspects.
In another operation, CTD Investigative Police arrested suspected target killer Lal Badshah, son of MQM London’s Jamal Khan, and recovered the weapon in his possession, the CTD responsible said.
According to Chaudhry Safdar, the accused who was arrested was a close associate of the famous terrorist Raees Mama.
The accused who was arrested were involved in the killing of nationalist party activist Jeay Sindh in 2010.