Dangerous TTP terrorist arrested from city

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In a big action in SITE area in Karachi on Sunday, the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) police along with Rangers  officials arrested a ‘most wanted’ terrorist of a banned outfit.

Reportedly, in a joint operation in SITE area, the CTD and Rangers officials arrested terrorist Ilyas who belonged to disbanded
Tehreek-e-Taliban.

The name of terrorist Ilyas was included in the most wanted persons list in the CTD’s Red Book. Ilyas was a close friend of terrorist Qari Shakir. He went to Saudi Arabia and hid there.

CTD in-charge Mazhar Mashwani said that during investigation, the accused confessed to killing a man named Sher Ahmad in 2013. He also told the investigators that had joined TTP’s Umar Mansoor group in 2012, Mashwani added.