CTD kills suspect behind Chaudhry Aslam, Amjad Sabri murder

Kamran Bhatti was also involved in 2014 Karachi airport attack, police say


Sarfaraz Memon April 10, 2017

SUKKUR: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) claimed to have killed Sunday night a suspect allegedly behind the killings of SP Chaudhry Aslam and qawwal Amjad Sabri in an encounter on the Sukkur-Shikarpur road.

CTD SP Irfan Samo said the suspect, Kamran Bhatti, was the acting ameer of banned outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi after Naeem Bukhari.

Bhatti and two of his accomplices were riding on a motorcycle when law enforcers signalled them to pull over. Instead, they opened fire at the CTD officials.

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Explosives and detonators were recovered from Bhatti’s possession, Samo confirmed, adding that Bhatti was wanted in at least 20 high-profile terror-related offences, including the 2014 Karachi airport attack.

Bhatti was also involved in an attack on the house of SP Aslam, added Samo.

COMMENTS (1)

salman | 4 years ago | Reply Another good kill. Anti terror operations are at full swing with success.
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