RAWALPINDI - Field General Court Martial of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) in Kamra on Tuesday issued charge sheet to three accused in Minhas Airbase in Kamra attack.

The three accused senior aircraftman Shawaiz Khan, supplier assistant of No 3 Airborne Early Warning and Control Squadron at Aeronautical Complex at Kamra, Corporal Technician Mirza Waseem Iqbal and Senior Technician Zafar Abbas were arrested for their failure to provide security to the aircraft destroyed in the attack. It is learnt that the accused were arrested for their failure to provide security to an aircraft destroyed in the attack.

However, the accused were from technical staff and providing security to the plane was not their responsibility.  They will be court martialling on November 11.

Seven militants, armed with automatic weapons, grenade and suicide vests, have attacked Pakistan Air Force’s Minhas airbase at Kamra in August 2013. The militants had destroyed one state of the art aircraft JF-17 Thunder and killed a soldier. All of the militants were also killed.