Pakistan arrests Mumbai attack mastermind

Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi (centre), a leader of the banned militant organisation Lashkar-e-Taiba, was running a medical dispensary to collect funds for militant activities. – EPA pic, January 3, 2021.

PAKISTAN yesterday arrested an alleged planner of the 2008 Mumbai attacks over a separate case of terrorism financing, officials said. 

Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, a leader of the banned militant organisation Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was arrested in the eastern city of Lahore where he was running a medical dispensary, Punjab’s counterterrorism department said in a statement.

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