Four TTP men planning suicide attack arrested in Karachi.KARACHI: Four men subsidiary with the banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) were captured in Karachi’s elegant Defense Housing Authority Phase 1 neighborhood on Wednesday, Karachi-South Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Dr Jamil Ahmed said.
Following up on a tip-off from a dependable source who guaranteed that the men were arranging a suicide assault, the DIG said police directed an operation in the zone to capture the four, to be specific Hanif pseudonym ‘Nadeem Kala’, Ashraf Ali nom de plume ‘Bhaloo’, Rehmat Shah and Zahid Hussain. Police recouped a shopping sack containing metal balls, suicide coats and 4 kilograms of unstable material. They additionally recouped bomb-production material and four guns from the ownership of the suspects, the DIG said.
Ahmed said nine First Information Reports (FIR) have been enrolled against them in cases identifying with ownership of arms and unstable materials, and police experiences.
The men are likewise associated with inclusion in the 2011 Ghas Mandi betting sanctum impact which executed no less than 15 individuals, in partisan and focused on killings, police sources say.
In December a year ago, the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) asserted the captures of four men associated with contribution in the Ghas Mandi bomb assault, and additionally murdering individuals from diverse groups and other terrorist exercises.
Four TTP men planning suicide attack arrested in Karachi
The suspects, Mohammed Shahid pseudonym Zubair, Mohammed Ali, Manzoor Ahmed and Usman Ghani false name Baba, have a place with the banned TTP and Lashkar-i-Jhangvi.
The TTP in December additionally asserted to have gunned down a resigned armed force real, Major (r) Raza, in the DHA Phase 1 neighborhood.