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Terrorist produced in ATC

By Bureau report
June 24, 2016

PESHAWAR: The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) on Thursday produced the militant belonging to a banned militant organisation in the anti-terrorism court who was arrested for sending three would-be suicide bombers to the provincial metropolis for attack.

The would-be suicide bombers were killed before reaching the target after the vest of one of went off accidently. The CTD, in its official communiqué, claimed that the officials through scientific methods and using the modern techniques arrested the ring leader of the three suicide bombers.

The CTD said that it has arrested Fazlur Rehman, alias Sheena, son of Azeem Khan, resident of Ekka Ghund, Mohmand Agency from Mathra area of the city. It produced the alleged terrorist in the anti-terrorism court, wherein he confessed to have committed the crime and recorded his statement in the court.

The communiqué said that the terrorist accepted in the court that he had sent the three suicide bombers to carry out terrorist activity in the city. The CTD claimed that the arrested terrorist belonged to a militant organisation.