Pakistan Army seizes huge quantity of arms including suicide jackets


RAWALPINDI: Security forces on Tuesday recovered suicide jackets, explosive cylinder, IEDs, anti-tank mines and detonators in an intelligence-based operation conducted under Operation Raddul Fasaad in Federally Administrative Tribal Areas, informed Pakistan Army`s media wing.

ISPR said that a large quantity of arms & ammunition of various caliber including SMGs, pistols,12.7 & 14.5 mm and rockets were also recovered from an abandoned terrorist compound in village Lalejai and Weshtonai area of South Waziristan agency.

Meanwhile, it further said that scores of suspect were apprehended along with arms and ammo in a joint search operation conducted by Punjab Rangers, police and intelligence agencies in Lahore, Attock, Islamabad, Sialkot, Narowal, Shiekhupura, DG Khan, Rahimyar Khan and Rajanpur.

Recently, Chief of Army Staff Qamar Jawed Bajwa confirmed death sentences of 30 hardcore terrorists involved in terrorism including the attack on Army Public School in 2014.