The dead of Drone attack was Mullah Mansoor,DNA test confirms

ISLAMABAD: Days after Pakistan officially confirmed the death of the Afghan Taliban chief, a DNA report said it was definite that a man killed in the US drone strike on May 21 was Mullah Akhtar Mansour, the Ministry of Interior announced on Sunday.

According to a statement, DNA samples of the charred body found from a remote area near Noshki district of Balochisan were tested against the relative who came forward to claim the remains.The other person killed in the drone attack was taxi driver Muhammad Azam.


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