CTD apprehends five terrorists of banned outfit



Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) on Saturday arrested five terrorists of a proscribed outfit during Intelligence Based Operation (IBO) in Punjab.Raids based on tip-off were launched in Lahore, Bahawalpur and Sheikhupura, during which five terrorists were apprehended by Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) .

The terrorist arrested from Lahore was identified as Mohammad Musa, while others as Abdul Hanan, Arabi, Rehmat Ali and Muawiya. Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) officials said that the terrorists were planning to launch deadly attacks in Punjab.Musa had served as a key member of Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), said officials. Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) lodged four cases against the accused and transferred them to unknown site for investigation.