Gahkuch, December 29: A joint team of Ghizer police and GB special branch have arrested the most wanted terrorist Binyamin resident of Darel from Damas area of Punial, Ghizer. He was carrying Rs 10 lakh head money. Binyamin has been kept in city police station in Ghakuch and will be shifted to Gilgit Airport police station. He was charged under Section 302 and Anti Terrorism Section 6/7 at Gilgit Airport police station for assassinating Syed Asad Zaidi on April 20, 2009. He was also wanted to police in many other cases.
Asad Zaidi was shot dead in Park Link road, Kashrote after gunmen opened indiscriminate gunshots on a vehicle. Zaidi, a popular politician and literary figure from Skardu, was deputy speaker of the then Northern Areas Legislative Assembly (NALA).