Rawalpindi: 5 suspected terrorists remanded in police custody
RAWALPINDI: The Judge of Rawalpindi Anti–Terrorism Court (ATC) No-II, Rana Masood Akhtar, Friday remanded three suspected terrorists into police custody for five days. The court approved a 5-day physical remand of Hijrat Gull, Syed Najeebullah and Mohibullah Khan and ordered the police to produce the accused on September 5, 2012.The Wah Cantt Police arrested three suspected terrorists from a graveyard, and recovered a large amount of explosive material and detonators on the information gathered from them during the investigation.
The security in the area was at high alert for the past four days after an intelligence report that eight terrorists had entered Wah Cantt. The three suspects arrested are Afghan, police sources said.
Police claimed that the suspects wanted to target Wah Ordnance Factory, government offices and other sensitive installations. Police brought the alleged terrorists in court in high security arrangements on the occasion.