Suspected militants remanded in Malir
KARACHI: A judicial magistrate (Malir) on Wednesday remanded four suspected militants in the custody of the CID police till Dec 4 in cases relating to the possession of explosives and illicit weapons.
The CID police produced the four suspects — Muhammad Umar alias Sohrab, Barkatullah alias Zanjeer, Amanuddin alias Munnu and Ahsanullah — in court and sought their police remand.
The CID claimed to have arrested the suspects in Sohrab Goth and seized arms, explosives and suicide vests from them. It also claimed that the suspects were associated with the banned Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan.
The suspects were booked under Section 13-D of the Pakistan Arms Ordinance, 1965 and Section 4/5 of the Explosive Substance Act.