Terrorists’ facilitator, eight accomplices held in Peshawar


The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) arrested an alleged facilitator of terrorists and his eight accomplices besides recovering hand grenades and weapons during separate actions on Tuesday.

The CTD over an intelligence tip-off conducted an operation in the Warsak area of Peshawar during which a facilitator of terrorists identified as Fazlur Rehman was arrested.

The detainees had assisted the terrorists who conducted the suicide attacks in the provincial capital in May. His eight accomplices were also apprehended over information provided by him.

The CTD recovered eight hand grenades and two Kalashnikovs from the possession of detainees who were being interrogated.