Lahore: Terrorist held; explosives, suicide jacket siezed
LAHORE: Intelligence agencies and the Lahore police arrested a terrorist near Thokar Niaz Baig on Friday, seizing a suicide jacket and explosives from his possession.
According to sources, the suspect identified as Saad was arrested from Raiwind Road and was carrying with him a suicide jacket and explosives weighing 16 kg. They added that Saad belonged to Waziristan and was planning a terrorist attack at Thokar Niaz Baig.
The intelligence agencies traced his phone records and eventually arrested him.
The sources also claimed that the detainee belonged to a banned outfit, however, abstained from revealing the name of the defunct organisation. The detainee has been shifted to an undisclosed location for interrogation.