How Security Forces foiled attempt to assassinate Governor Balochistan
QUETTA - A plan to assassinate Balochistan Governor Muhammad Khan Achakzai was foiled on Wednesday, security forces claimed.
Law enforcement agencies carried out an operation in the Gulistan area of Qilla Abdullah district when terrorists were planning to target the governor.
According to Express News, security forces arrested the suspects and seized two suicide vests along with a cache of of arms and ammunition.
Talking to the media, Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti said those arrested were involved in various terrorists’ activities and were planning an attack on Achakzai.
“A major terror bid being planned in Qilla Abdullah has been foiled today,” he said.
Bugti added that those involved in the recent terror attack in Quetta’s church will also be arrested soon as operations are underway.