Rawalpindi imambargah blast case registered, 15 suspects arrested;

RAWALPINDI :First Information Report (F.I.R) of Wednesday’s suicide attack on Qasr-e-Saqina Imambargah in Rawalpindi has been filed at Shahzad Town Police station under the anti-terrorism act.

The case was registered on the behalf of imambargah’s trustee. At least three people were killed and nine others sustained injuries in the attack.

On the other hand, police have arrested 15 suspects including a member of banned organization during crackdown in Ghauri Town, Iqbal Town, Shakrial, Qatbal Town and others areas of Rawalpindi. Police said heavy cache of arms and ammunition was also recovered from the suspects.

Meanwhile investigation of Imamia Mosque attack on Thursday revealed that the group that attacked the mosque was the same who had attacked ArmyPublic School in Peshawar on December 16, 2014.

One of the suicide bombers, identified as Khair Muhammad, belonged to Khyber Agency whereas the other two suicide bombers also belonged to Khyber Agency and their names would soon be confirmed.

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