Is TTP chief Mullah Fazlullah dead?
The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah has been killed along with 25 other militants in a raid carried out by Pakistani fighter jets in Tirah Valley, claimed Pakistan’s security sources. Five hideouts have also been destroyed, the sources added. More than 100 terrorists have been killed during Operation Khyber-I led by Pakistani military. Only Express News is breaking this news while other channels are still quit and waiting for official announced by ISPR chief Asim Saleem Bajwa.
Mullah Fazalullah was elected the new head of TTP after Hakeem Ullah Mehsood was killed in a American drone strike. He escaped to Afghanistan when Pakistani forces announced operation Zarb e Azb against militants. The TTP chief Mullah Fazlullah was taking hide in Afghanisan for very long period. The news of his killing has appeared on March 23, which is celebrated as Pakistan’s day.
The security sources have said that militants had taken hide in some parts of Khyber Agency after successful journey of Operation Zarb e Azb.