5 ‘terrorists’ arrested from Gujranwala
LAHORE: Law–enforcement agencies arrested five suspected terrorists from a hotel in Gujranwala on Tuesday, Dawn News reported. The channel said the suspects were believed to be from the banned terrorist organisation Lashkar-e-Jhangwi. One of the arrested suspects Qari Ilyas alias Abu Bakar, carrying a head money of Rs 2 million, was convicted in the 1995 assassination attempt on former premier Nawaz Sharif. The Lahore High Court later released him on an appeal, the channel said. They were taken to an undisclosed location for interrogation.