RAWALPINDI – Four hardcore terrorists involved in subversive activities in Pakistan were hanged to death on Wednesday, ISPR said in a statement.

According to military’s media wing, the terrorists named Barkat Ali, Muhammad Adil, Ishaq and Lateef ur Rehman were executed in a jail in Rawalpindi.

They belonged to the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban and were tried by military courts. They were found to be involved in committing heinous offences related to terrorism, including the killing of innocent civilians, attacking Pakistan Armed Forces and Law Enforcement Agencies.

“All of them confessed to their crimes before a magistrate following which they were executed,” the statement added.

Moreover, law enforcers also claimed to have seized a huge cache of arms and explosives from their custody during their arrest.