Man who parked explosive-laden car at Johar Town blast site arrested

By: News Desk      Published: 08:54 AM, 28 Jun, 2021
Man who parked explosive-laden car at Johar Town blast site arrested

The Counter Terrorism Department Punjab has claimed to arrest a man suspected of parking the car loaded with explosive material in Johar Town area of Lahore that caused a huge blast and led to the deaths of three people and injured 24, reported 24News HD TV channel Monday.

The accused has been identified as Eid Gul and has been arrested in a CTD raid in Rawalpindi. The CTD Punjab has shifted the accused from Rawalpindi to Lahore.

The sources said the already arrested main suspect in the case Peter Paul David has also confirmed the identity of the arrested terrorist and has confessed to handing over the car to Eid Gul.

The police have already arrested three more suspects in the case other than David. David has bought the said car he handed over to Eid Gul from Gujranwala a week ago from the blast.