Social Media releases image of Hakimullah Mehsud’s death
Social media has been under fire for years, now the users of social media have begun to stray from traditional news outlets like television and newspapers. Instead, more and more people rely on social media like Twitter and Facebook for their news each day.
Recently, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan has confirmed an image released on the social media is of its slain leader Hakimullah Mehsud captured just before his burial.
The image, which shows, through the opening of the shroud, the bearded face of the former TTP chief with stains of blood and coagulated nosebleed, was released across the social media on Monday.
[blockquote cite=”An Analysts “] TTP has released the image on the social media so that his followers and sympathizers could have an Akhri Deedar (Seeing the face of the dead for the last time before burial).
Mehsud, was killed in a US drone strike in the North Waziristan tribal region on Friday.