CTD releases sketches of Khyber mosque blast culprits
By News Desk
August 10, 2023 12:06 AM
Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Peshawar Wednesday released sketches of the suicide bomber and facilitator involved in Khyber Mosque blast, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
CTD has put a reward for anyone who provides information about the facilitator Abdullah known as Salman. It was also stated that the name of the person providing information will remain a secret.
CTD representative stated that the bomber was identified as Ansar but he went by the name of Abuzar. He had a moustache and a thick beard.
The facilitator provided Ansar with the bomber jacket and a Russian Kalashnikov rifle.
On July 25, Ali Masjid of the Khyber district was attacked by a suicide bomber. A Station House Officer (SHO) Adnan Afridi was martyred while many other worshippers in the mosque sustained injuries.
Banned organization Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was nominated in the FIR along with several other terrorist groups.