‘TTP terrorist’ arrested in Karachi
KARACHI: Police arrested a suspected Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan terrorist in a raid conducted near Orangi Town on Monday. Abdullah alias Bara Bhai alias Khalid Memon is believed to be involved in a bomb blast and several sectarian killings.
He was found in possession of a Kalashnikov, two grenades and 10 kilogrammes of explosive material. DSP Ali Raza, the in-charge of the CID’s Anti–Extremism Cell, said Abdullah was arrested after a brief shootout. However, his two accomplices managed to escape.
Abdullah confessed to his involvement in a bomb blast before the general elections last year. He also disclosed he had killed 13 people on sectarian grounds.