ABBOTTABAD/QUETTA – Police arrested suspected terrorist during a search operation in Abbottabad and four suspects including a terrorist from Quetta on Sunday.
According to details, the police carried out a raid in Nawa Shehar area of the district and arrested Esa Khan, a resident of Khyber Agency. The police said that the accused was involved in attack on police in Badbher area of Peshawar. The accused was shifted to unknown location of interrogation.
On the other hand in Quetta police and Frontier Constabulary jointly launched a search operation in Saryab area and arrested four suspects including a terrorist belonging to banned terror outfit. Sources told that law enforcers launched an operation on late Saturday in Kali Samalani in Saryab Mill area. The operation continued till morning.
The forces arrested four terrorists including one belonging to a banned terror organization. All the arrested suspects were moved to an undisclosed location for interrogation. Earlier on Saturday , at least 105 terror suspects, including Afghans, were arrested as part of the Pakistan government’s offensive against militants after the Taliban’s deadly school attack in the city. 85 suspects including Afghan refugees were arrested during search operation in different rural areas of Peshawar. Police and security agencies also launched search operation in Sokano, Khattako Pul, Badhaber and Mathraa areas of Peshawar.
Police said that stolen vehicles, arms and explosives were recovered from the custody of the arrested people. In Kohat district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, at least 20 suspected people including six Afghans were arrested in a search operation launched by police in different areas. The Afghans were said to be illegally living in the country.
The operation was carried out in the areas of Mian Ghaana Colony, Khawaja Abad, Afghan Mahajir Camp and Garrison College in which 20 suspicious people including six Afghans have been arrested until now.
The suspects have been shifted to an undisclosed place for interrogation. The arrests come in the wake of last week’s school attack in Peshawar that killed 150 people, including 134 children.
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