Asif Chotu Arrested In DG Khan:Lashkar e Jhangvi Top Activist
Dera Ghazi Khan: A top listed terrorist of banned sectarian outfit Lashakar e Jhangvi Asif Chotu arrested in north west province of Punjab Dera Ghazi Khan. Asif Chotu was wanted in many cases,specially Justice Baqir Maqbool attack case. Justice Baqir maqbool was the Chief Justice of Sindh high court. Baqir maqbool,s convoy was attacked by bomb. 15 people were killed in this attack and many were injured. Justice Baqir maqbool fortunately survived in that attack, LJ (Lashkar e Jhangvi) had accepted the responsibility of that attack. Price money on the head of chotu was Rs-25,00,000 PKR (2.5 Million).
After implement of “National Action Plan” many terrorist activities occurred in Dera Ghazi Khan ares. specially a suicide attack on PML-N MNA Amjad Farooq Khosa,s camp office in Taunsa Sharif. In that attack 7 people died and 2 were injured. Before this a terrorist group attacked on a mosque of Qadiani,s. A few days before police Inspector Imran Birohi died in an encounter with terrorists who were smuggling a truck full of weapons. After that incident Punjab govt has decided to start a surgical operation in Dera Ghazi Khan and Rajan Pur areas. The operation will be lead by by Police,Rangers and ISI.