Malala Yousafzai condemns terror attack in Peshawar
Nobel laureate and social activist Malala Yousafzai condemned the terror attack in Peshawar on Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH).
The activist wrote on Twitter: “If you choose up a gun in the identify of Islam and kill harmless individuals, you aren’t a Muslim anymore. Strongly condemn the brutal attack in Peshawar killing harmless individuals on #EidMiladunNabi (PBUH) – a holy day for Muslims.”
9 individuals have been martyred and greater than 30 injured after terrorists attacked the scholar hostel contained in the Directorate of Agriculture Extension on College Street, Peshawar early Friday morning.
The safety forces later managed to kill all of the terrorists after a gunfight which lasted over an hour.
SSP Operations Sajjad Khan instructed Geo Information that 5 attackers sporting suicide jackets reached the compound in a rickshaw.
They have been stated to be sporting burqas in the rickshaw in order to keep away from detection.
The police official stated the attackers’ first goal was the safety guard of the premises, following which they made their approach inside in direction of the scholars’ hostel of the Agriculture Coaching Institute.
“They might have wreaked havoc however the police and military efficiently neutralised the risk,” he stated additional.
Later, military spokesperson Main Basic Asif Ghafoor praised the police efficiency in the course of the operation. Talking to a non-public news channel, Maj Gen Ghafoor stated the terrorists have been in contact with their companions in Afghanistan all through the attack.