TTP's Affiliate Aftab Group Killed Shuja Khanzada - Rana Sanaullah
LAHORE: Law Minister Rana Sanaullah informed the provincial Assembly on Thursday that the suicide attack on slain home minister Shuja Khanzada had been carried out by Aftab Group, an affiliate of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP).
Sanaullah said investigation into the attack was underway.
“Identification of the attackers has led to substantial progress in the case,” he said.
The law minister said that the probe was being conducted by the Counter-Terrorism Department and intelligence agencies. He said they had tracked down the attackers and found a motorbike used in the attack.
This was the second time this week that the law minister apprised the House about progress in investigation into the Attock attack.
Deputy Leader of Opposition Sibtain Khan had sought information.
He urged Deputy Speaker Sardar Sher Ali Gorchani not to dispose of his call attention notice until the investigation was complete.
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