At least five Shiite Muslims have been killed after the Takfiri militants of Tahreek-e-Taliban carrying heavy weapons stormed Dera Ismail Khan’s Central Jail, The Shia Post reported.
According to details, during the heavy clash and bombing attacks on Jail four Shiite Muslims Akhtar Abbas, Sajid Hussain, Muhammad Aslam, Rajab Ali and Jumma Khan were martyred including and six police officials were also killed, while 14 other reported injured
On Monday night, 250 Takfiri terrorists belonging to various banned outfits escaped from D.I.Khan Central Jail.
DIG Prisons Khalid Abbas said that the Pakistan Army was called in after Takfiri militant attack. He said that as many as 5000 prisoners including 250 belonging to banned outfits were held in the jail.
The proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility for the attack and said that over 100 Takfiri militants, including suicide bombers took part in the attack.