Key TTP commander killed: reports

Published: October 30, 2010
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Adnan Afridi was shot dead by unknown persons. PHOTO: FILE/REUTERS

Adnan Afridi was shot dead by unknown persons. PHOTO: FILE/REUTERS

A key commander of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Adnan Afridi, is reported to have been shot dead by unknown persons in the Naseerabad area of Rawalpindi.

On Saturday, officials said that the dead body of the slain commander was found on the premises of the Westreeg jail in Rawalpindi on Friday night which was later shifted to the District Headquarters Hospital.

The hospital has reportedly confirmed the death and identity of the body.

Police have initiated investigations, say officials.

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  • Oct 30, 2010 - 8:31PM

    How exactly do TTP Commanders roam around in the heart of Rawalpindi Cantonment to begin with?Recommend

  • gulzar khan
    Nov 2, 2010 - 10:54PM

    there r very less information abt Adnan afridi
    who is adnan
    where does he belong
    his father name
    age
    married r unmarried
    how many fired and the point
    and alot of other question
    there should be informationRecommend

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