Tehrik-e-Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah killed in drone strike: Reports

Lahore: Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah, also known as Mullah Radio has reportedly been killed after being seriously hit in a drone strike in the Nangarhar region of Afghanistan, claims Pakistan media reports.

According to reports, the drone strike was conducted on Fazlullah's house in Afghanistan in which he was neutralised.

Fazlullah was the leader of the Taliban in Swat Valley and became the Taliban chief in November 2013 after the killing of Hakimullah in a US drone attack.

There have been several reports of Fazlullah being killed in a drone strike in the past but they all turned to be false.

News24 Bureau