CTD arrests TTP terrorist, recovers Kalashnikov


The Sindh Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Investigation Wing on Tuesday claimed to have arrested a terrorist affiliated with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Tariq Geedhar group who had come to Karachi to carry out terrorist activities.

According to a CTD spokesman, the arrested accused identified as Israr, was a close aide of the group’s commander and had reached Karachi 20 days ago from Darra Adam Khel. CTD also recovered a Kalashnikov from his possession, he said, adding, the accused had been a facilitator in a number of terrorist activities.