Barrister Awais Ali Shah, son of Chief Justice Sindh High Court released after a successful military operation from Tank, Dhera Ismail Khan.
While doing a live press conference Director General ISPR Asim Saleem Bajwa declared that Barrister Awais Ali Shah was released after the successful operation in the Tank area, Dhera Ismail Khan. He further briefed that Awais Ali Shah was kidnapped by a splinter group of Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan and elements of Al Qaida and they were trying to take him out of Pakistan.
#COAS commended efforts of Int &security forces for successful op.COAS also called &congratulated CJ Sind on recovery of his son-3/3
— Gen Asim Bajwa (@AsimBajwaISPR) July 18, 2016
DG ISPR further briefed that before the ambush the vehicle refused to stop at the check point, military sniper hit the driver and other two terrorists tried to flee while exchanging fires with the security forces but will not succeed and died on spot.
Immediately after the release of Chief Justice’s son, Army Chief General Raheel Sharif personally called Chief Justice Sindh High on the release of Barrister Awais Ali Shah.