Islamabad: 2 held over Faisal Masjid hoax bomb call
ISLAMABAD: Superintendent of Police Sajid Kayani on Tuesday said Islamabad police had arrested two persons for making a bomb hoax call in Faisal Masjid on Jumatul Wida. He said Mubasshir Hussain s/o Ghulam Hassan and his accomplice Naeem Abbas s/o Ghulam Abbas, residents of Haryal Dhudyal, Tehsil Chakwal were traced by officials through the cell phone they used for the purpose. Kayani told media that Naeem Abbas had been working in Abu Dhabi while Mubasshir Hussain was a sportsman. The SP said so far no link had been established between the arrested men and any terrorist outfit, however, investigation was underway.
He requested the media to create awareness among the general public regarding hoax calls and urge them to cooperate with the police in this regard. He said hoax calls not only affect the working of the police and but are also a nuisance for the people.