Anti-terror team arrests two suspected Taliban

By: News Desk      Published: 09:37 PM, 24 Aug, 2020
Anti-terror team arrests two suspected Taliban
A spokesman for CTD says the force has nabbed the terrorists with huge quantity of explosive material and weapons in Sahiwal.–File Photo

The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) has claimed to have nailed two terrorists in Sahiwal district of Punjab.

According to a spokesperson for the CTD, a special squad Monday foiled a terror bid as they arrested members of banned outfit Tehrik-i-Taliban.

The arrested had planned to unleash terror attacks on law enforcers, the official said, adding that the lawmen also recovered arms and ammunition as well as a huge quantity of explosive material from the detainees. Further investigation is underway.