Terror suspect killed in encounter with CTD


QUETTA: One terrorist was killed in an exchange of fire with Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) while two others managed to escape from the scene in Notal area of Nasirabad district of Balochistan on Friday night.

According to details, CTD conducted an operation in Notal on a tip-off that suspected terrorists are present in the area during which the militants hiding in a compound allegedly opened fire.

The CTD personnel returned the fire, as a result, one terrorist was killed while two others managed to escape.

A CTD spokesperson informed media that the killed ‘terrorist’ was identified as Shukarullah who acted as an alleged facilitator in two suicide attacks in Bolan.

The CTD personnel also recovered a suicide jacket, explosive material and arms from alleged terrorists’ hideout.