Agencies arrest varsity professor, niece for Daesh links

Agencies arrest varsity professor, niece for Daesh links | pakistantribe.com

KARACHI – The Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) have held five, including a university professor and his niece, for their alleged links to Daesh in Karachi on Monday.

The Sindh Counter Terrorism Department (CTD), conducted an operation in Karachi East district on a tip-off from intelligence agencies and arrested a professor, his niece, and three other suspects.

PakistanToday reported via its sources, the main suspect is the professor at a Lahore engineering university, however, officials have neither disclosed identities of the suspect nor the university’s name as further investigation is under way.

The suspects were planning to carry out targeted attacks in the metropolis using explosives fitted on unmanned drones.

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