Police foils major terror bid, huge cache of arms and explosives recovered
*DI KHAN: Police have foiled a major terror bid by recovering huge amount of explosives, arms and ammunition in two different intelligence-based search and strike operations in Dera Ismail Khan on Sunday.*
According to the police , more than 20 kilograms of explosives, including improvised explosive devices, hand grenades, bulletproof jackets and material used in suicide bomb blasts were seized from the basement of a house in village Himmat.
More than 30 kilograms of explosives were also recovered during a raid near Zafarabad area.
Earlier, on Aug 16, four suspected terrorists were shot dead in a gun battle with security forces in Dera Ismail Khan.
Police said the security forces launched an operation in the forests in Bacha Abad and its surrounding areas in DI Khan.