Standoff in Islamabad comes to an end, gunman captured alive


ISLAMABAD: Police and security officials have arrested a gunman who resorted to aerial firing in Blue Area Islamabad here on Thursday night, Aaj News reported

The gunman, who was earlier demanding the implementation of Islamic system in Pakistan is now in the custody of police along with his wife Kanwal.

He has been taken to Pims hospital where he is undergoing an operation to treat his wounds. Hospital sources said that he is in a serious condition.

The Interior Minister, Chaudhry Nisar had given the order that the man should be kept alive.