6 suspected terrorists arrested


The city police on Saturday arrested six suspected terrorists, including a woman, and seized explosive materials, suicide vests and bombs.


According to details, police conducted a raid on a house located in the city’s suburbs and arrested six alleged terrorists, including a woman.


According to police sources, a suicide bomber was among the arrested miscreants.

According to DSP Shaukat Khan, the police recovered 60KGs explosives, a suicide jacket and a readied seven-kilogram bomb from the house.

During initial interrogation, the arrested people confessed to have been involved in attacks on different political parties including an assault on former federal minister and leader of Awami National Party (ANP) Arbab Ayub Jan.

The saboteurs belong to Peshawar. They have been shifted to an undisclosed location for further investigation.