PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Ameer Haider Khan Hoti said that the police have foiled a potential terrorist plot planned for August 14 in Peshawar, Express 24/7 reported on Thursday.
He said this while talking to the media after attending the funeral prayers of the policemen who were killed earlier this morning in the Lahori gate blast.
The chief minister said the blast that took place today was a backlash of operations carried out last night in the areas of Budh Baur and Matni in which an extremist commander was killed.
He said that the terrorists have changed their modus operandi and they are now using women and girls for carrying out the suicide attacks.
Hoti vowed to continue taking stern actions against terrorists in the future too.
The blasts that killed seven in Peshawar today was carried out by a female suicide bomber. The suicide attack was the first taking place in the month of Ramazan.
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