Lahore: Taliban execute ‘kidnapper’
LAHORE: Local Taliban on Sunday publicly executed alleged kidnapper and car thief Roshan Khan in the Michni area of Mohmand Agency’s Yakaghund tehsil. According to Dawn News, they destroyed eight houses of alleged criminals in Raheem Kor following an overnight gun battle that left more than six people dead.
The channel quoted Taliban spokesman Dr Asad as saying that the Taliban had warned Khan and other criminals to give up their criminal activities, adding that they had taken action when the ‘criminals’ did not heed their warnings. The spokesman said that Roshan Khan had been arrested with 18 accomplices but some ‘criminals’ had ecscaped.