Ajmal is a Pakistani: Geo TVDec 13th, 2008 | By Editor | Category: Featured Articles, Investigation
ISLAMABAD: Geo News television is the latest to confirm that the lone gunman captured during the Mumbai carnage does indeed belong to a village in Pakistan’s Punjab province.
The channel’s 9 p.m. news report on Friday showed footage of people at Faridkot in Deepalpur tehsil, Okara district in south Punjab talking about Mohammad Ajmal Amir (‘Kasab’) as a boy from the village who had last been seen four or five months ago.
Mohammed Ajmal Amir
“He told his mother to give him her blessings as he was going for jihad,” one old man told the Geo reporter.
Another man said he had seen him playing with children outside a school on his last visit home, challenging them to catch hold of him. “He was showing off some karate moves,” the man said. (Full Story)