The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) held a wanted terrorist of banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and recovered grenade and arms from his possession on late Sunday.
CTD in charge Mazhar Mashwani said that reacting to an intelligence tip-off, the CTD team conducted operation near Ghani Chourangi in Site Area of Karachi.
He said that during operation a wanted TTP terrorist identified as Farrukh Jamal alias Salman Lamba was apprehended with a Kalashnikov and a hand grenade.
The detained terrorist was wanted in various cases of target killing and terrorist attacks.
The detainee was shifted to an undisclosed location for further investigation.