Terrorists behind Dera Ismail Khan, Tank attacks traced: KP police chief – Pakistan


CHARSADDA: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police chief Akhtar Hayat Khan on Tuesday claimed that the terrorists behind the latest Dera Ismail Khan and Tank attacks towards safety personnel had been traced and their identification can be disclosed “very quickly.”

After inaugurating the “command and management room” on the City Police Station right here, Mr Khan mentioned the occasions in Afghanistan affected peace in Pakistan.

He mentioned the police have been “absolutely” ready to counter terrorism.

“Thousands of our personnel have sacrificed their lives for peace within the province and are persevering with to take action,” he mentioned.

Inaugurates command and management room at Charsadda police station

The police chief mentioned intelligence companies and police have been working collectively to revive peace in southern districts.

He mentioned intelligence-based mostly stories led to the foiling of 99 per cent terror bids.

Mr Khan mentioned the CTD was being “organised” throughout the province with its function prolonged to tribal districts.

“We, in an effort to stop terrorist attacks in southern districts, are growing our capability,” he mentioned.

He mentioned safety forces have been making an attempt to guard the nation’s border with Afghanistan.

The police chief mentioned some tribal districts have been thought of to be strongholds of militants prior to now however peace had been fully restored there.

He mentioned within the present fashionable occasions, know-how was crucial for policing.

The command and management room oversees the operation of greater than 700 CCTV cameras put in in small markets and intersections of the district to observe criminals, in keeping with officers.

DIG Sulaiman Khan and DPO Nazir Khan have been additionally current on the event.

KILLED: Four folks have been killed in separate incidents right here, police mentioned.

They mentioned Amirzada shot his daughter-in-legislation and Sudher of Sanam Gahri space lifeless within the limits of Charsadda police station over an extramarital affair.

The police mentioned the killer later surrendered to the police.

He is being investigated for murders after the registration of a homicide case, in keeping with police.

In one other incident, Amirabad Pul residents Fawad and Asif killed tailor Barkat Shah of Yousafabad Umarzai space over an outdated enmity.

The deceased’s brother nominated each within the FIR.

Also, armed males attacked a resident right here over a dispute leaving him injured.

Intikhab Ahmad informed police that Shaukat Ali of Zaim Munawwar Khan village alongside along with his aides fired at him when he was coming back from the Judicial Complex after attending a listening to.

He later succumbed to his accidents on the hospital.

The police registered an FIR and began an investigation. No arrest was made till evening.

Published in Dawn, December twentieth, 2023

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