Lahore bomber’s origin traces back to Afghanistan, says CM Punjab Shehbaz

Lahore bomber’s origin traces back to Afghanistan, says CM Punjab Shehbaz

Lahore: After 4 days of Lahore blast resulting in more than 15 deaths finally the Chief Minister has convened a press conference and has disclosed that the suicide bomber of Lahore blast came from Afghanistan. The Chief Minister delivered a press briefing in the capital of Punjab over the progress made in the probe.


CM Shehbaz said that facilitator of the bomber named Anwaarul Haq belonged to Bajaur Agency and brought the bomber to Lahore. Computerized National Identity Card of the facilitator and his confessional video was disclosed by the Government of Punjab in the briefing today that has come in on the fourth day of blast.

The Chief Minister congratulated Inspector General of Punjab Police and law enforcement agencies for speedy progress in probe of the suicide blast.He said that planning and masterminding of terrorist attacks in Pakistan is done by handlers in Afghanistan He vowed that the government would avenge death of every single victim of terrorism.

He has not seen affected families discouraged after such terror attacks infact, he added that a mother told him she would have her second son join the police forces after one embraced martyrdom.

While talking about the ongoing debate over extension in tenure of military courts, he reiterated stance of the government of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz by saying that tenure of the courts is needed to be extended for further fruitful results.

He lambasted elements that claim presence of sleeper cells in Punjab and said that terrorists were facilitated by a local of Bajaur Agency in the latest of Lahore bombings.