Quetta (Staff Report): A suspected facilitator of Sehwan shrine blast was arrested during search operation conducted by intelligence agencies in Uthal area of Balochistan .

According to intelligence agencies, the suspect is identified as Tahir and is believed to be the one who transported the suicide bomber and facilitators from Uthal to Sehwan .

The agencies also reported that Tahir helped the facilitators escape after the deadly bombing.

He is also suspected of having worked for Abdul Hafeez Pandrani, a leader of the Hafeez Brohi group affiliated with the banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) who now is reported to have joined Daesh.

Police and intelligence agencies suspect Pandrani to be the mastermind of the Sehwan bombing

A suicide bomber targeted Saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar’s shrine in Sehwan , Sindh on February 16, killing over 90 people and injuring hundreds of people.