BAHAWALNAGAR: Police claim to have busted a terrorist plot by arresting gang of eight suicide attackers along with huge amount of explosive materials and explosive laden jackets. Among the arrested Muhammad Ashraf was expert in preparing the explosive laden jackets, which is used for suicide attacks and Maulana Farooq Rajanpuri was masterminding behind the plots.
Names of the other arrested persons are Muhammad Amin, Muhammad Sadeeq, Inamul Haq, Hafiz Bashir Ahmad Ansari, Muhammad Ghalib and Abdullah. It is pertinent to mention that earlier a gang had planned to kill former federal minister Ejaz-ul-Haq, while he was campaigning before the general elections in February.
According to DPO Bahawalnagar Zafar Bukhari, two suicide attackers Sanaullah and Kaleemullah were killed when an explosive went off before suicide attack during last general elections. However, the minister remained safe and sound. Some suspected persons were arrested after the plot of attack against the minister was unearthed. The recent arrests of eight persons become possible on the basis of information extracted from the culprit of the plot.-SANA