Terror bid foiled in Multan; four ‘terrorists’ arrested

MULTAN: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) has rounded up four suspected terrorists in Multan, seizing a sizeable quantity of arms and explosives from them.

According to details, the CTD conducted a raid on a tip-off and arrested four activists of banned outfit, who were identified as Nasir, Ali, Tahir and Shafqat.

The CTD also claimed to have recovered six hand grenades, two pistols, one IED (improvised explosive device), two-kilogram explosives, three-meter detonating cord, eight-meter safety, and ten detonators from the suspects.

Further investigations are in progress, the spokesman added.