Dr Sadia first female terrorist included in CTD’s Red Book

By: News Desk      Published: 05:07 PM, 9 Jun, 2021
Dr Sadia first female terrorist included in CTD’s Red Book
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Dr Sadia, stated to be an active member of Al-Qaeda, has become the first female to have been included in the Counter-Terrorism Department’s (CTD) Red Book, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Wednesday.

According to CTD, Sadia is wife of Al-Qaeda militant Umer Kathio and aunt of a terrorist belonging to Daesh, Umar Yousaf.

“Her entire family has remained involved in incidents of terror,” a CTD official told media.

54-year-old Sadia, resident of Karachi, is fluent in both Urdu and English.

There are names of 146 terrorists in the ninth edition of CTD’ Red Book while it has added the names of 93 more terrorists in the book.