Balochistan: On Sunday Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed a targeted attack in Qila Saifullah area of Balochistan. According to TTP the target was a Major of Pakistani Levies forces.
There is no confirmation of the attack by the local authorities so far.
In a detailed claim released shortly after the initial claim, TTP identified the target of Qila Saifullah attack as Major M. Afzal Akhtarzai of Levies forces. TTP’s detailed claim also carried photos of Major’s dead body.
UPDATE: Hours after TTP’s statement, the attack was confirmed by local authorities who also confirmed that the target of the attack did not survive. There were also reports of some locals in Qila Saifullah protesting against the targeted killing by TTP on Monday.