China railway station attack suspects arrested

Beijing, March 3: Chinese police Monday said three suspects involved in the terrorist attack at a railway station in the southwestern city of Kunming have been captured.

The ministry of public security said in a statement that a terrorist gang of eight members led by Abdurehim Kurban was responsible for the attack, Xinhua reported.

Police shot and killed four of them and captured an injured female at the scene Saturday night, the statement said.

The knife-wielding attackers slashed frantically at people at a railway station in Kunming, capital of southwest China’s Yunnan Province Saturday, killing 29 people and injuring 143.

IANS