Investigation agencies trace path of Chinese consulate attackers

November 25, 2018

KARACHI: Investigation agencies made a major breakthrough here on Sunday as they traced the path used by terrorists for Friday’s attack on the Chinese consulate in Karachi. “The attackers reached Karachi via Hub on the morning of the attack,” sources said. “From Hub, the attackers took the Sher Shah Road for Mai Kolachi and reached the Chinese consulate through the Boat Basin route,” sources added. The sources further said that the terrorists conducted recce of the area few hours before attacking it and they used a rented car. “CCTV footage of their path is being obtained,” the sources continued.

On Friday morning, Pakistani security forces foiled an attack on the Chinese Consulate in the Clifton Block-4 area of the city. Monitoring Desk