KARACHI: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) of Sindh police claimed on Monday to have arrested two suspected terrorists said to be associated with a banned outfit, Daesh during a raid in Karachi’s Maripur.
CTD in-charge Mazhar Mashwani said the CTD personnel in coordination with an intelligence agency carried out a raid on New Truck Stand, which led to the arrest of Naseemullah alias Naseem and Isa alias Hakeem Luqman.
Two pistols along with rounds were seized from their possession, he added.
Mashwani pointed out that both terrorists received training in Afghanistan and were experts in using all kinds of firearms and making bombs.
On the other hand Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Counterterrorism Department has arrested the wanted terrorist of banned Tehreek e Taliban e Pakistan Ehsanullah alias Talha from Malakand region.
Weapons and ammunition was also recovered from the terrorist.
Ehsanullah alias Talha was involved in planting bombs in Sawari Bazar Chowk Buner and Dherai Bridge district Buner in 2009.