Qaida commander killed in DIK

Published: 11:48 PM, 8 Aug, 2021
Qaida commander killed in DIK
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Lawmen killed one of the most wanted terrorists, Qaida commander Sheikh Waqas, in Dera Ismail Khan district of KP, 24News HD TV channel reported on Sunday.

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police and personnel of law enforcement agencies conducted a joint operation near the Zakori Qabrastan in Tauseefabad area of DI Khan district.

When the joint forces approached the area, most wanted terrorist attacked the officials who retaliated leaving him dead on the sport 

The Qaida commander had cases of killing of dozens of people including policemen. He was also involved in several attacks on the police posts.

He also threatened to Federal Minister Ali Amin Gandapur and the KP government announced Rs3 million as head money for Sheikh Waqas.

During the operation, the lawmen also recovered three hand grenades and sophisticated weapons.