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Terrorists planned to target Sindh Assembly?

KARACHI: According to sources, the terrorists who were nabbed on Monday by CTD from Shah Latif Town here, were set to attack Sindh Assembly.

Data extracted from cellphone of an arrested terrorist by the LEAs forensic experts revealed that a gun and suicide bomb attack was planned. Cache of arms and ammunition along with a rickshaw fit with explosives was also recovered during the raid.

According to details a video clip found in the militant’s mobile also confirms that they had been planning to attach Sindh Assembly Building. It has further been learnt that three miscreants who were brought to Karachi from Kandahar and one from Nangarhar, were in constant touch with their Afghanistan-based handler. | YouTube Channel

M M Alam

M. M. Alam is a Pakistan-based working journalist since 1981. Karachi University faculty gold medalist Alam began his career four decades ago by writing for Dawn, Pakistan’s highest circulating English daily. He has worked for region’s leading publications, global aviation periodicals including Rotors (of USA) and vetted New York Times as permanent employee of daily Express Tribune. Alam regularly covers international aviation and defense-related events including Salon Du Bourget (France), Farnborough (United Kingdom), Dubai (UAE). Alam has reported thousands of events and interviewed hundreds of people in Pakistan, UAE, EU, UK and USA. Being Francophone Alam also coordinates with a number of French publications.