Two terrorists held in GT Road operation near Mandara

09:14 AM | 12 Jan, 2019
Two terrorists held in GT Road operation near Mandara
RAWALPINDI – The Counter Terrorism Department of Rawalpindi branch has arrested two hardcore terrorists during an operation at the GT Road near Mandara on Friday night.

The CTD also recovered a huge cache of arms, ammunition, detonators and explosive material from them. The terrorists were planning to orchestrate an act of terrorism on a sensitive installation, Radio Pakistan reported.

Earlier on Friday, two terrorists were killed in intelligence-based operations, as part of Radd-ul-Fasaad operation, conducted by the Frontier Corps (FC) Balochistan.

The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that FC Balochistan teams carried out intelligence-driven raids targeting suspected terrorist hideouts in the three areas, Kalat, Kharan and Maiwand.

The statement added that weapons and ammunition including Sub Machine guns, IEDs, grenades, mines, RPG-7 rockets and communication equipment also recovered.