Militant held in Nowshera
NOWSHERA: The police and law-enforcing agencies in a joint action arrested militant of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Saturday. The sources said that the officials of police and secret agencies conducted raid in Shireen Kotay and Sheikhan Banda after a tip-off about the presence of an important militant commander Ismail alias Shahid in the area.
The sources said the police cordoned off the area and arrested the commander, who was wanted to the law- enforcing agencies in various cases of terrorism and supporting the militants in carrying out sabotage activities.
The sources added weapons and some secret documents were also seized from his possession. The arrested militant was shifted to an undisclosed location for interrogation.