Terrorist arrested with explosive material

Terrorist arrested with explosive material

FAISALABAD: Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) has foiled terrorism plan by arresting a terrorist of banned outfit along with explosive material, here on Wednesday night.

CTD spokesman said that CTD police station Faisalabad received information at 9:00 p.m. today that a terrorist belonging to a banned outfit is present near Saim (Sewerage Canal) Bridge Millat Town and wanted to make terrorist attack on LEAs (Law Enforcing Agencies).

On this tip-off, CTD team conducted raid and succeeded in nabbing the terrorist who was later on identified as Sajid Rasheed.

The CTD team also recovered 1.7 kilograms explosive material, 2 detonators, 8 feet safety fuse, one pistol (30-bore) and 6 bullets from their possession and further investigation in this regard is under progress, spokesman added. APP/AFP

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