Police in Karachi have arrested the killer of senior Shia lawyer and noted â€˜Zakir-e-AhleBaitâ€™, Kauser Saqlain, and his two sons on Saturday.
The man, identified as Ghaniur Rehman, was arrested from the Hawkes Bay area. He is a member of the outlawed Sipah-e-Sahaba (Yazeed) and banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP).
Police also recovered a TT pistol from him.
The Sindh High Courtâ€™s 45-year-old Shia lawyer was on his way to Ghulaman-e-Abbas School on Mauripur road where his sons, 15-year-old Own Abbas and 12-year-old Mohammad Abbas, were studying. The victims were shot multiple times in their heads and chests. The brothers died on the spot while their father succumbed to injuries at the Civil hospital.
The official Twitter service of the outlawed terrorist outfit Sipah-e-Sahaba (Yazeed) has confirmed that the Ghani-urRehma was the office bearer of outlawed Sipah-e-Sahaba Kermari.