Karachi: 3 ‘TTP militants’ remanded
Karachi: A judicial magistrate on Friday remanded two suspected militants of the banned Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan in police custody till June 29. The suspects — Mohammad Saleem and Rizwan — were arrested by the CID police in the SITE area on June 23. The police claimed to have recovered illicit weapons and explosives from their possession and said that they were associated with the banned TTP.
Both the suspects were produced before a judicial magistrate (west), who remanded them in the CID police custody for five days and directed the investigation officer to produce them on the next hearing.
A number cases were registered against the suspects under Sections 353 (criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of duty), 324 (attempted murder) and 34 (common intention) of the Pakistan Penal Code, Sections 13-D and 13-E of the Pakistan Arms Ordinance, 1965 and Section 4/5 of the Explosive Substance Act at the CID police station.
Meanwhile, the same court on Friday remanded an alleged TTP militant in police custody till June 29 in an illicit weapons case.
The CID police stated that suspect Nazeer Ahmed was arrested in Orangi Town and wanted in a number of cases in Swat.