Major terrorism bid foiled targeting Muharram processions
QUETTA - The Frontier Corps (FC) on Monday evening foiled a major terrorist bid in Balochistan's Zhob district, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
21 improvised explosive device's (IED) weighing 235 kilograms were recovered from the border town of Qamar Din Karaiz.
They IEDs were to be used in attacks on Muharram processions, the ISPR said.
Law enforcement agencies have increased efforts to ensure security during the month of Muharram.