‘Chinese department assault arranged in Afghanistan, financed by RAW’
Police and other law requirement faculty on Friday captured five suspects, having a place with prohibited Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA), from Karachi, Hub, and Quetta over the fear-based oppressor assault on the Chinese department in Karachi in November a year ago.
Additional Inspector General of Police (AIG) Dr. Amir Shaikh told columnists that the driving force of the office assault was BLA administrator Aslam assumed name Achu. The attack was arranged in Afghanistan and did with the help of India’s Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), he included.
“The weapons used in the attack were brought from Quetta to the Cantt Station, Karachi, by train, The trained terrorists had been observing the consulate for four months before the attack,” he added.
on November 23 a year ago, three aggressors endeavored to enter the Chinese office in Karachi’s Clifton region however were shot dead in an experience with the law authorization work force. The firearm and-projectile attack brought about the affliction of two policemen and two visa candidates. The assault was asserted by the BLA.
In light of police examination, Dr Shaikh stated, the assault was gone for undermining the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and intended to make strife among Pakistan and China.
“They wanted China to believe that Karachi is not safe, The attack was planned in Afghanistan. There have been reports that the mastermind, Aslam alias Achu, was killed in Kandahar, but we cannot believe it unless we see the body or other evidence,” including that Achu’s relatives were among the aggressors, who were driven by Bashir Zeb.
“Five facilitators were arrested from Karachi, Hub, and Quetta, while several other suspects were set free after interrogation, Police and the other law enforcement agencies have made an important breakthrough. In a joint raid in Karachi’s Taiser Town, five people belonging to the outlawed BLA were arrested. Three Kalashnikovs, three hand-grenades, two TT pistols, two rocket shells, and a huge quantity of explosives were recovered.”
“They used to sit in the visa section of the consulate to observe when the gates opened and other details, We are writing to the FIA [Federal Investigation Agency] and the [Pakistan] Railways to upgrade their security mechanism so that the facilities of the railways and Nadra [National Database and Registration Authority] are not exploited by terrorists.”
Reacting to an inquiry, Dr. Shaikh said the aggressors had no association, at all, with the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM)- London. To another inquiry, he conceded that the police had no earlier data about the assault.
AIG Shaikh told “Everybody thought that the BLA could not do anything. But contrary to that the BLA did everything. The consulate attack took place at a time when different international events were underway in the city,”
On the event, Dr Shaikh said that police were examining the homicide of MQM pioneer Ali Raza Abidi from two points. “It will be untimely to state anything at this stage,” he said. He included that police will advise the media in multi day or two about examination concerning a year ago’s Quaidabad impact in the city that asserted two lives.