The probe committee will identify elements responsible for any negligence in security of the university and was directed to submit its report within five days. The high-level panel would be led by Commissioner Peshawar division.
The decision was taken during an extraordinary meeting of the Apex Committee with Governor Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan held at the Governor House here in the wake of the Wednesday attack that also injured several people.
The meeting was attended by senior officials including Chief Minister Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak and Corps Commander Lt Gen Hidayatur Rehman.
The Apex Committee reviewed the development and progress made in the investigation of the terror attack on the university in Charsadda, some 50 kms southwest of Peshawar, in a grim reminder of the army school carnage in 2014.
The Committee was told that on credible information, effective action has been taken against the gang and facilitators involved in the horrific attack. The political and military leadership reiterated their strong commitment and firm resolve to bring the killers of innocent children and citizens to justice and that they would be dealt with iron hands.


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