Police Seized Suicide Vests in Charsadda District
Suicide Vests Seized in Charsadda

CHARSADDA, 14 June : The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Mardan Region  foiled a terror bid and recovered suicide vests and arms from a house in Charsadda district on Tuesday.

According to CTD officials they arrested a suspect who provided information about the presence of  ammunition in an empty house in Charsadda.

Acting on the information, they raided the place and seized huge cache of explosives and arms  which included two suicide vests, 10 kg explosives, six safety fuses, two hand grenades, two Ak 47 rifles and 198 rounds etc.  The accused suspect was shifted to undisclosed location for further investigation.  However the identity of the accused could not be disclosed by CTD officials.

Separately, CTD Malakand Division arrested two facilitators of militants. A CTD press release said that Ejaz-ur-Rehman and Zahirullah would facilitate militants in stealing weapons and explosive materials in Swat.