A video circulating on social media claims to capture unidentified assailants assassinating Qaiser Farooq, a founding member of the notorious terrorist organization Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), on the streets of Karachi. While the video’s authenticity remains unverified, it has sparked widespread speculation that foreign intelligence agencies, particularly India’s Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), may have had a hand in this high-profile incident.
The video, which lacks precise details about the date and time, shows Farooq strolling along a Karachi street, surrounded by oblivious pedestrians. Suddenly, gunshots shatter his stroll, causing panic among the bystanders. As most people scramble for cover, the man believed to be Qaiser Farooq collapses to the ground.
26/11 Mastermind Qaiser Farooq
Qaiser Farooq’s significance in the world of terrorism cannot be underestimated. He is not only a founding member of LeT but is also reputed to be a close confidant of Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind behind the infamous 26/11 terrorist attacks in Mumbai.
Hafiz Saeed himself is an internationally designated terrorist currently imprisoned in Pakistan. The 26/11 attacks, which occurred on November 26, 2008. It resulted in the loss of 166 innocent lives and left an enduring scar on global consciousness.
Trouble For LeT
What makes this alleged assassination video particularly intriguing is its timing. It surfaces shortly after troubling reports concerning the family of Hafeez Saeed, the LeT chief, and Qaiser Farooq’s close associate.
In the days leading up to the video’s emergence, news broke that Hafeez Saeed’s son, Kamaluddin Saeed, had mysteriously vanished.
Reports suggest that unidentified individuals abducted Kamaluddin Saeed in Peshawar, arriving in a car. Allegedly, he has been killed.
Hafiz Saeed, a Pakistani national, is widely recognized as the mastermind behind the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai, India. International concern has long surrounded him. His imprisonment in Pakistan has caused tension between India and Pakistan.
The 26/11 attacks saw ten terrorists, allegedly trained in Pakistan, arrive by sea route in Mumbai. They initiated a more than 60-hour siege on the financial capital of India. During this horrifying ordeal, they targeted several iconic landmarks, including a hospital, a Jewish center, and Mumbai’s CST Railway Station.
The disappearance and alleged death of Kamaluddin Saeed and the release of the video depicting the alleged assassination of Qaiser Farooq have raised numerous questions, with many speculating about foreign intelligence agencies’ role, particularly RAW, in these developments.
Given the historical tensions between India and Pakistan and their intelligence agencies’ covert activities, such speculation is not unfounded.
The truth must emerge, and it appears that those responsible for acts of terror and violence are facing their karma. These developments bring justice to the victims of these terrorists.
Justice is being served now. Even though speculations are yet to be confirmed, karma is at play. These notorious elements and enemies of Bharat have been escaping their justice for far too long. But not anymore. This is not the old India that forgave its enemies. You mess with India, we will give you a response. And it will haunt the terror outfits, rightfully so!