Militant commander held in Nowshera
NOWSHERA: In a joint operation on Wednesday, the police and security forces arrested a commander of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) near Khairabad, official sources said. The sources said the joint operation was launched after the police received information that TTP commander Abu Atif Haideri was fleeing to Kohat through Khairabad-Nizampur-Kohat Road. The police sources said the TTP commander was arrested in an injured condition. He was reportedly injured in a clash with the forces in Punjab. Police sources claimed that the militant commander was a resident of Kohat district.