Four terrorists killed in Lakki Marwat operation

LAKKI MARWAT: At least four terrorists of a proscribed group were killed during a joint operation conducted by the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) and police in Lakki Marwat city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

According to the details, the agencies conducted the operation in the Takhti Khel town in the jurisdiction of Naurang police station during which militants hiding in the area opened fire on the reading team. The personnel returned the fire, killing four.

Meanwhile, a CTD spokesperson informed the press that automatic weapons have been recovered from the slain militants. He further said a few accomplices of the dead managed to escape the scene. The law enforcement agencies have also launched a search operation in the area to arrest them.

On the other hand, Sindh Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) and a federal agency in a joint operation arrested a terrorist affiliated with a banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) from Metroville, SITE.

According to spokesman, the arrested terrorist identified as Muhammad Shah alias Dung, alias Talha, alias Muhammad Ali, had come to Karachi to constitute his network in the megalopolis.

A pistol along with two magazines and 14 rounds were recovered from his possession. The accused was also wanted by CTD Peshawar for his involvement in heinous terrorist activities. He was trained militant and belonged to TTP-Tariq Geedar Group.

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