SUKKUR: Police’s Counter Terrorism Division (CTD) on Thursday claimed to have arrested a suspected mastermind of Khanpur suicide explosion following an encounter close to Sukkur, ARY Information reported.
A CTD’s senior superintendent of police (SSP) mentioned that the police, on a tip-off, carried out an operation on Shikarpur-Sukkur hyperlink highway close to sports activities advanced and arrested a suspect affiliated with a banned outfit.
The officers mentioned that the suspect had allegedly helped attain two suicide bombers to Eidgah floor in Khanpur in 2016. He mentioned that 4 policemen amongst 16 individuals had been injured within the suicide blasts. The CTD recovered arms, ammunition and different issues from the suspect.
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