Taxila: 2 held with explosives
TAXILA: Claiming to foil a terror plot, police on Monday said they have seized a vehicle laden with explosives and arrested two suspects.
Superintendent of Police Potohar Division Pervaiz Bandial told a press conference that on a tip-off, a car (RIA-7160) was stopped on Thatta Khalil Road near Taxila’s main crossing.
He said police recovered 150-kilogram explosives, 2,000 detonators, 5,750 safety fuses, eight explosive packets and 4,800-metre detonator wire.
Police arrested Mohammad Safdar and Azhar Mehmood and recovered two pistols from them.