Another terrorist involved in Karachi bus attack arrested

KARACHI: In a significant progress in the investigation of Safoora Chowrangi tragedy, Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) officials have arrested another suspected terrorist in Karachi here on Friday.


According to sources, suspect Asadur Rehman has confessed to shooting people inside the bus.

Law enforcement personnel have also confiscated a vehicle used by the terrorists to carry out the attack.

Four other suspects including Saad Aziz, Tahir Hussain, Hafiz Nasir and Athar Ishrat were detained soon after the attack. Investigation in the case is still underway.

On May 13, eight gunmen attacked a bus traveling in Safoora Goth, killing at least 46 people. Most of the victims were members of the Ismaili community.