Pakistan Army soldiers patrol on a vehicle in the premises of Jinnah International Airport, after a gunfire attack on a security academy run by the Airports Security Force (ASF) in Karachi on June 10, 2014. – Reuters
A First Information Report (FIR) against the outlawed Tehrik-i-Taleban Pakistan (TTP) for attacking Karachi’s international airport was registered on Wednesday, media reported.
The FIR was registered at Karachi’s airport police station under the anti-terrorism act, naming the top brass of the outfit, including its spokesman Shahidullah Shahid, Dawn online reported.
Following the attack, security was beefed up at the airports throughout the country.
The five-hour-long attack by militants on the airport left 28 people, including 10 attackers, dead. TTP claimed responsibility for the attack.