The detention of the chief of banned terrorist outfit LeJ Malik Ishaq, who masterminded the attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009, has been extended for further three months by Pakistani authorities citing "big risk" to the law and order situation during the month of Muharram.
A Pakistani judicial panel extended by a month the detention of banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi chief Malik Ishaq, the alleged mastermind of a terrorist
attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore two years ago.
Pakistan`s minority Shia
community on Monday described the release Malik Ishaq, chief of
banned terror group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, from prison as a "risk
to peace" and sought strict action against those openly