JEDDAH, 5th July, 2016 (WAM) — The Saudi security spokesman at the Interior Ministry has stated that the suicide bomber who blew himself up in Jeddah after midnight on Sunday was expatriate Abdullah Qalzar Khan, a Pakistani national.

He was born in Pakistan in 1981 and resided in the city of Jeddah with his wife and her parents. He arrived in the kingdom 12 years ago to work as a private driver, Saudi Press Agency, SPA, said.