Two accomplices of Lahore suicide bomber identified in FIR


LAHORE, July 25 (TNS):  A First Information Report (FIR) for the suicide blast in Lahore that claimed 26 lives on Monday identified two accomplices of the attacker, it surfaced on Tuesday.

An FIR registered against three unidentified persons states the bomber,  who was 16-17 years old, bid farewell to two people before approaching policemen resting under the shade of a tree and detonating the bomb.

The suicide bomber traversed from Gajju Matta town to the site of the incident – Sabzi Mandi—in a rickshaw, intelligence sources disclosed.

DNA tests of the terrorist’s severed limbs are being conducted.  All bikes destroyed in the blast belonged to victims, authorities said .