Major breakthrough in Mastung and Peshawar suicide attacks cases: Sources

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Major breakthrough in Mastung and Peshawar suicide attacks cases: Sources

*ISLAMABAD - The prime suspect behind the Peshawar blast has been arrested and the Mastung bomber has been identified, a Senate standing committee was told on Thursday.*

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa’s additional IG told the meeting that the prime suspect in the attack on an ANP rally in Peshawar has been arrested. He belongs to Hingo, said the police official.

ANP leader Haroon Bilour and 21 others were killed when a suicide bomber detonated a bomb at the party’s rally in Peshawar.

A Balochistan government official also briefed the Senate committee. He said that the suicide bomber who bombed the BAP’s election rally in Mastung has been identified. According to him, he belongs to Abbottabad. At least 149 people lost their lives in the Mastung carnage.