A high value Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) activist Abdul Rasool surrendered to security forces along with his group and ammunition, said Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a statement.
Rasool, who goes by various aliases, was said to be involved in terrorist activities in Pasni, Kulanch, Dashat and Mand areas of Balochistan.
The surrender came amidst an increase in writ of state enabled through effective intelligence and successful security operations. “His surrender will go a long way in improving lasting peace and stability of Pasni, Kulanch, Dashat and Mand areas of Balochistan,” said ISPR.
FC Balochistan is also said to have foiled another terrorist activity in Quetta aimed to target Eid celebrations.
Earlier in April, former spokesperson for the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and key commander of TTP’s breakaway faction, Jamaatul Ahrar (JuA), Ehsanullah Ehsan, turned himself in to the military.
Story first published: 28th June 2017