8 Terrorists Involved in Lahore, Karachi Attacks Arrested: CCPO
CCPO Lahore Aslam Tareen said that police have arrested 8 members of a group which was involved in attacks on Ahmadiya worship places in Lahore and Ashura procession in Karachi.
Talking to media, the CCPO said that he said that recoveries are made from the group and second part of the operation will be presented on media in few days. He revealed that the arrested culprits wanted to target important personalities of Punjab. He said that 18 kg explosive material has been recovered from their possession including hand grenades, bullets, 6 magazines and one anti-aircraft gun machine. The accused are Rizwan, Abbas, Haroon Umair, Umer and Haji Javed. He said that two terrorists named Abdullah alias Muhammad and Ismatullah Muaaz have also been arrested. They attacked Ahmadiya worship places in Lahore. Suicide jackets and police uniforms are recovered from the arrested terrorists.