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Pak draws up list of 83 high-profile terrorists

world Updated: Sep 21, 2009 16:31 IST

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Pakistan has drawn up a list of 83 high-profile terrorists wanted for various crimes, ranging from an attack on former President Pervez Musharraf to fanning the separatist movement in Balochistan, with Baloch leader Bhramdagh Bugi topping the list.

The list, prepared by the interior ministry, includes 41 terrorists from Punjab province, 21 from Sindh, 13 from Balochistan and eight from the North West Frontier Province.

Bugti tops the list, with 31 First Information Reports registered against him, the Daily Times newspaper reported.

A majority of the terrorists on the list belong to sectarian and terrorist group, including the Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami, Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistan, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Sipah-e-Muhammad Pakistan.

A majority of the "most wanted" terrorists belong to the Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Sipah-e-Muhammad Pakistan and are wanted for high-profile cases, including assassination attempts on Musharraf, former premier Shaukat Aziz and the army's Karachi Corps commander, blasts at the Sheraton hotel and foreign embassies and arms smuggling.