50 LJ men detained in Punjab
[Dawn] Police have so far tossed in the clink
Drop the heater, Studs, or you're hist'try!
50 members of defunct
Defunct normally implies that something is dead or out of business or something, which ain't the case...
... a 'more violent' offshoot of Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistain. LeJ's purpose in life is to murder anyone who's not of utmost religious purity, starting with Shiites but including Brelvis, Ahmadis, Christians, Jews, Buddhists, Rosicrucians, and just about anyone else you can think of. They are currently a wholly-owned subsidiary of al-Qaeda ...
in a crackdown across the province in the last few days.The arrests have been made in the wake of recent Quetta suicide kaboom and a direction issued by the interior ministry.
A senior police officer told Dawn that the members, including leaders, had been put under arrest for a month under 3-Maintenance of Public Order. He said the crackdown would continue.
Nine members who taken into custody by Lahore police have been identified as Abdur Rau Moawaia, Muhammad Shafique, Asif Moawia, Mirza Masood Baig, Hafiz Ahsan Saeed, Irfan Moawia, Muhammad Shafique, Rustam Khan Moawia and Aamir Ali Malik.
A senior jail official said as many as 27 members had been received in different provincial jails.
He said the government had not issued orders for specific number of detentions.
TOBA TEK SINGH: Police placed in durance vile
Drop the rosco, Muggsy, or you're one with the ages!
two men allegedly linked to the banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LJ) here on Saturday, reports our correspondent.
Hafiz Muhammad Kashif of the Ravi Town locality of Kamalia and Maulana Muhammad Nadeem, administrator of the Madressah Hussain Bin Ali in Chak 256-GB, Philour in the Rajana police precincts, were shifted to
some holy man's guesthouse an undisclosed location.
A police official said both men would be sent to jail for a month, as they had been arrested under the Maintenance of Public Order act.
Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat
which is the false nose and plastic mustache of the murderous
banned extremist group Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistain, whatcha might call the
political wing of Lashkar-e-Jhangvi...
district president Maulana Muhammad Awais, general secretary Irfan Azhar Naz and Jamaat Ulema-e-Islam
...Assembly of Islamic Clergy, or JUI, is a Pak Deobandi (Hanafi) political party. There are two main branches, one led by Maulana Fazlur Rahman, and one led by Maulana Samiul Haq. Fazl is active in Pak politix and Sami spends more time running his madrassah. Both branches sponsor branches of the Taliban, though with plausible deniability...
-Fazl Kamalia leader Pir Yousaf Bukhari condemned the arrests and said they had never been associated with the LJ. They said the arrested men were activists of the Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat and their detention was an attempt to please the rival sect.
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