Pak intelligence claims arresting top Taliban leader’s sonMay 17th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, May 16 (ANI): Pakistan intelligence authorities have claimed arresting a son of the Taliban’s Swat chapter spokesperson Muslim Khan.
According to sources, Mudassir,Khan’s son, was arrested while he was trying to appear in a recruitment examination for a post in the Airport Security Force (ASF).
However, officials have not confirmed the report, The News reports.
Interestingly, several family members and close relatives of a number of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leaders are serving in government departments despite the fact that the outlawed group has challenged the government’s writ.
Sources also revealed that a number of TTP operative’s family members are studying in public sector institutions across Pakistan. (ANI)
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