KARACHI – One terrorist was killed in an encounter with Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) while four others were taken into custody during an operation in Mehran Town area in Karachi’s Korangi area.

According to the CTD in charge, Umar Khattab, CTD personnel raided a house in Mehran Town area on the basis of an intelligence report. As a result, terrorists hiding in the compound opened fire. The CTD personnel returned the fire, killing one terrorist. Four of his accomplices were arrested.

The CTD in charge further added that the dead and arrested terrorists belonged to a banned outfit. A large quantity of explosive material was also recovered from the house.-Online