Published On: Fri, Jan 17th, 2014
Published in Category: Karachi

Ch Aslam attack: DNA test report confirms suicide bomber involvement

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Karachi: Medics on Thursday confirmed fouth death in suicide attack on CID police chief Chaudhry Aslam.

According to MLO Jinnah Hospital Karachi, DNA test report confirmed that another person (alleged suicide bomber) was also killed in last Thursday attack.

Chaudhry was killed in a powerful bomb blast on last Thursday evening. His guard and driver were also killed, while 11 others were injured.

MLO said that body parts of alleged suicide bomber were sent to Islamabad for DNA test, after receiving report it is now confirmed forth death in deadly attack. Two hands and one foot was recovered from the attack scene.

“Some body parts allegedly of a suspected attacker were found at the bomb site on Friday and sent to the National Database and Registration Authority for identification, [We are] 98% sure that a suicide bomber hit the explosives-laden Suzuki cargo van with Aslam’s Vigo,” Crime Investigation Department (CID) DIG Zafar Bukhari told the media.