JIT formed to probe Anar Kali bomb blast

JIT formed to probe Anar Kali bomb blast

JIT will be headed by SPCTD Naseebullah - Photo: File

JIT will be headed by SPCTD Naseebullah – Photo: File

Lahore: The Punjab Home Department has formed a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to probe this month’s Anar Kali bomb blast.

The notification issued by the Punjab Home Department said that the Joint Investigation Committee would be headed by SPCTD Naseebullah.

The committee also includes DSP Ashraf Chadhar, Inspector Munir Ahmed, officers of IB and other investigating agencies.

Read also: 3 killed, 29 injured in Anar Kali Bazaar blast

A bomb blast at New Anar Kali Bazaar on January 20 killed three people, including a child, and injured 29 others.

Punjab police arrested six people on suspicion after the bombing but released them after questioning.

According to information received by Express News from investigative sources, the investigation teams have so far failed to track down the terrorists and they have not been able to make any major progress in this regard so far.