KARACHI-UNS – Investigation in assassination attempt on MQM Pakistan leader Khawaja Izharul Hassan has identified the killed attacker as Sohrab Goth’s resident Hasaan.
According to CTD sources, Hasaan was an engineer and his father Dr Israr is a lecturer. He fell into a clash with political workers over the matter of extortion.
CTD raided the residence of the attacker and arrested his father and family members.
A case against the incident has also been registered in Counter-Terrorism Department. Sections of murder, attempt to murder, and anti-terrorism have been included in the case.
Sindh IG AD Khawaja has said that the suspect has been ideitified. He told that the probe is quite sensitive as the attack was a part of conspiracy against the country. “The enemies wanted to create political conflict and deteriorate the peace situation. The weapons have been sent for forensic test and the shells have been matched,” he said.