3 terrorists having Afghan ID cards shot dead near Lahore
File photo of a CTD team.
The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) personnel have killed three terrorists, having Afghan identity cards and were plotting to sabotage Muharram gatherings in Pakistan, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
A large number of weapons including suicide jacket, hand grenades. Kalashnikovs and Afghan Tazkara Cards were recovered from the dead terrorists.
An FIR has been registered against the terrorists and a formal investigation has been launched.
On August 5, the CTD had also nailed a notorious target killer in Karachi, who was wanted for killing 14 people including key figures of different religious sects. He had links with a Syrian group fighting in the Middle East.
Reporter Irfan Malik