RAWALPINDI: (HRNW) Director-General Inter-Services Public Relations (DG ISPR) Major General Babar Iftikhar said on Wednesday that former Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan’s escape was a serious matter and action already taken against officers responsible for the escape of Ehsanullah Ehsan.
Speaking to a foreign media outlet, the ISPR chief said, “Action had been already taken against those officers found responsible in the escape of TTP leader, and media would be briefed about the matter soon”.
Major General Babar Iftikhar further said that efforts are underway to re-arrest TTP leader Ehsanullah Ehsan. DG ISPR that the TTP leader’s Twitter account, which was recently used to issue threats to Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, turned out to be fake.
Ehsan was arrested in 2017, but escaped in January 2020 from the safe house.