PESHAWAR, 17 October: The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) on Saturday arrested a militant commander in Swat. The CTD sources said the a militant commander Hakeem Khan, was arrested from Manglore area, who was wanted to police in attack on former Member of National Assembly Muzaffarul mulk’s house in Swat.
Police said that he was also a facilitator in a suicide attack in Swat back in 2008. Meanwhile in Dera Ismail Khan police foiled a bid of terror and seized ammunitions. Police officials said that they signaled a motorcyclists on a check post to stop but they fled and threw a bag on the bank of a canal.
Police chased the motorcyclists and found the bag which included four hand grenades, two suicide vests, ninety detonators and other ammunition. In a raid , police recovered arms and mortar shells from a house in the vicinity of Tal police station on Saturday.Police also arrested the owner of the house.