Pakistani authorities roar they occupy arrested a thorough cleric and U.S.-wanted terror suspect blamed for the 2008 Mumbai attacks, honest days sooner than Top Minister Imran Khan’s day out to Washington.
Counterterrorism official Mohammad Shafiq says Hafiz Saeed changed into taken into custody in Punjab province on Wednesday while he changed into traveling from the jap city of Lahore to the city of Gujranwala. He said Saeed appeared sooner than a resolve and changed into ordered held in prison till the following listening to.
FILE – On this Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 file photo, Hafiz Saeed, founding father of Pakistani religious neighborhood Jamaat-ud-Dawa addresses an anti-Indian rally in Lahore, Pakistan. (AP List/K.M. Chaudary, File)
Saeed basically based the Lashkar-e-Taiba neighborhood blamed for the Mumbai attacks. The U.S. has supplied a $10 million for him.
Pakistan banned Saeed’s charities earlier this yr and has previously detained him, along with several terminate aides. Nonetheless, he has now not been charged or positioned on trial to date.