TTP activist arrested in Karachi released on bail
Karachi: The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Tuesday claimed to have arrested a militant belonging to Qari Faiz Mohammed Group of the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). However, a late night report on Geo TV claimed that the man had been released on bail on court orders.
Earlier, the CID had claimed that the accused used to provide logistics and medical support to the militants in Karachi. SSP Mohammed Fayyaz Khan of the Sindh CID said acting on a tip-off, the CID personnel conducted a successful raid on a house in the Sultanabad area in the limits of Jackson During the probe, Fayyaz Khan said, it was found that accused Fazal Hussain is a close aide of the slain TTP commander Baitullah Mehsud. During the operation in Waziristan, a few years back, when Baitullah got injured, Fazal had provided logistics and medical assistance to him at his residence.
Moreover, the accused used to provide financial support to the TTP and, according to him, until now he had sent million of rupees to the militant outfit. It was further disclosed that Fazal Hussain also provided logistics and medical assistance to many other TTP militants. He was also active in Wana and Waziristan during the operation conducted by the security forces there. A further probe into the case is underway.