1 tonne of high explosive seized in Quetta
QUETTA: The security forces seized one tonne of explosive material and arrested three alleged terrorists in a raid conducted in Hazar Ganji area here on Monday. Officials of the security forces said that they received some information that a large consignment of explosive material had been transported from across the border to Quetta for terrorist activities. They said that a suspicious vehicle was signalled to stop but driver of the vehicle accelerated the speed and took the vehicle in a house in Hazar Ganji.
And all of the sudden, firing started from the house on the security forces, the officials added. They said that after an exchange of fire, the security forces arrested three alleged terrorists besides seizing the explosives. According to the officials, one accused sustained bullet injuries and was shifted to hospital for medical treatment while the others were being investigated.