Maulana Masood Azhar is exposed as a mastermind of Pathankot airbase terror attack. He is the man who was released in 1999 in return of hijacked Indian Airlines plane in 1999 to Kandahar.
Pathankot Terror Attacks: Maulana Masood Azhar
Maulana Masood Azhar were in touch with terror who has attacked in Pathankot airbase. Being told that the terrorists who attacked Pathankot airbase was negotiated via satellite phone in Bahawalpur, Pakistan. According to intelligence sources, Azhar lives in Bahawalpur. He is been involved in training JEM militants.
What was the Kandahar hijack case What was Masood Azhar Role in It
On 24th December 1999 5 armed terrorist has hijacked Indian Airlines plane IC-814 with 178 passengers. After hijacking the Plane, It was taken to Kandahar via Amritsar, Lahore and Dubai.They had demanded the release of three terrorists in exchange for the lives of 178 passenger. To save the lives of passengers, the Indian government decided to leave three militants. The three terrorists Released were Maulana Masood Azhar and Mushtaq Ahmed Zargar, Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh.