PESHAWAR - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has accorded approval to fix bounty on the heads of 150 absconding hardcore extremists involved in terrorism and suicide attacks. Sources said these absconding hardened terrorists were involved in attacks on Bacha Khan International Airport, PC Hotel, ISI office and several other sensitive areas in Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore. They have claimed the responsibility of these attacks. Head money ranging between Rs 0.2 million to 10 million has been fixed in respect of these militants. All the details in this regard will be sent to all police stations on Monday. Earlier, different departments including finance department had expressed their reservations on provision of fund with reference to placing bounty on terrorists. Three women are also included in these 150 absconding terrorists whose head money has been fixed.

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