‘Jammat-ul-Ihrar Spokesman Ihsanullah Ihsan Surrenders To Pak Army’
PESHAWAR, 17 April: Director General, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Ma. Gen. Asif Ghafoor revealed on Monday that spokesman of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan’s splinter group Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, Ihsanullah Ihsan had surrendered to the authorities.
Briefing media persons about the progress of Operation Radd-ul-Fasad in Rawalpindi on Monday, he said that the militant is the custody of security forces, adding more information about him would be released with the passage of time.
Gen. Ghafoor maintained that following the launch of the Operation Radd-ul-Fasad, the security forces carried out 15 major operations across the country out of which eight were done in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
The DG ISPR further informed that as many as 108 militants were killed during the Operation Radd-ul-Fasad while more than 4000 people had been arrested by the forces. He added that out of these arrested people, 1859 are non-registered Afghan refugees.
He revealed that the security forces during an operation in Lahore, recovered a female medical student Naureen Laghari, who went missing from Sindh a few days ago.
A video clip of the recovered girl was played to the media persons in which Naureen admitted that she had joined a militant outfit.
She revealed that she was trained to carry out a suicide attack in Lahore on the occasion of Easter.
It merits a mention here that a few days after her disappearance in Sindh, Naureen posted on her twitter account that she would soon travel to Syria to join Islamic State militant organization.