Suicide bomber hopes to meet 72 virgins after experiencing premature detonation.
September 16, 2012
An alleged suicide bomber was killed when a suicide vest
detonated in a concealed room on the outskirts of Dhodha Sharif Mohallah
Akbar Khan, an official of the bomb disposal squad, said that the
vest exploded while the bomber was wearing it. Shrapnel was also
collected from the room.
The body was taken to the Billitang police station where the bomber
was identified as Taj Muhammad, said an investigative officer familiar
with the incident. Muhammad had come to the neighbourhood mosque on
Friday for Maghrib prayers.
The official said that residents told him that Muhammad had come from
Waziristan. “He asked us to give him food, which we provided and let
him stay for a night in the mosque,” the official told The Express
He spent the night at the mosque and in the morning he had breakfast
and went to that room where he was wearing the suicide jacket which
detonated, the official said. “We saw him walking through the fields and
go inside the room.” The lower part of his body and chest was blown up,
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