Diamer Attack: Third suspect arrested by security agencies


GIGLIT: Security forces today claimed to have apprehended another person suspected of involvement in the killing of foreign tourists at Diamer on June 23.

His arrest came a day after another suspect, a worker of Water and Power Department, was caught from Chilas.

The suspect is member of a 16-memebr terror gang allegedly involved in the Diamer attack. He was arrested on duty.

So far three arrests have been made by forces. They have been identified as locals.

Eleven people, 9 foreign tourists among them, were killed when Taliban militants dressed in military uniforms stormed a base camp at Diamer in Gilgit Baltistan. The victims included Ukrainians, Chinese and Nepalese nationals.

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