Peshawar: Terrorist plot foiled, 4 terrorists arrested, including commander of banned organization
Security forces arrested four terrorists from Khyber area, including a key commander of the banned outfit.
According to sources, security forces and police raided a house in Sipah area of Khyber last night from where 4 terrorists including Zakir Afridi, commander of banned Lashkar-e-Islam were arrested and 3 suicide jackets were recovered from their possession.
Sources said that 6 improvised explosive devices (IEDs) were also recovered from the terrorists and an operation was carried out in Badhaber on their identification from where 8 facilitators of the terrorists were arrested.
According to security sources, the terrorists and their facilitators have been shifted to a secret location for further investigation.
Sources said that the terrorists had planned a major operation in Peshawar on December 25.