Six TTP commanders, including Hakimullah Mehsud’s brother and uncle, surrender in Kurram Agency


ISLAMABAD: Former Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Hakimullah Mehsud’s brother and uncle are among seven key members of the militant group to have surrendered near the Afghan border region in Kurram Agency, security officials in the said on Sunday.

“Ejaz Mehsud and Khair Muhammad Mehsud, uncle of Hakimullah, handed themselves to authorities late Saturday,” an official told The Express Tribune on the condition of anonymity. Both surrendered at Lower Kurram’s Shaheedanu Dand, one of the three crossing points between Kurram and Afghanistan.