These terrorists disclosed that that they had come from Afghanistan two months in the past.
Pakistan’s regulation enforcement companies on Thursday claimed to have thwarted a terror attack with the arrest of 5 Taliban terrorists right here.
According to the Punjab police’s Counter Terrorism Department (CTD), the Afghan terrorists had deliberate to bomb the Civil Secretariat that homes the places of work of the province’s civil forms.
The terrorists had been heading for Punjab Civil Secretariat, Lahore to bomb it. They had been arrested simply earlier than their departure from Shahdara space of Lahore, the CTD stated in an announcement.
A joint staff of CTD and Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) performed an intelligence-based operation in Shahdara and arrested 5 terrorists of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) simply earlier than they might go away their place to bomb Civil Secretariat on Wednesday, it stated.
These terrorists disclosed that that they had come from Afghanistan two months in the past, the CTD stated, including that Qari Mujeebur Rehman, an undercover officer of Afghan Intelligence Agency NDS, had met them in Jalalabad and given them this activity.
An improvised explosive machine, hand grenade, pistols and ammunition have been recovered from them. Pakistani and Afghan forex had been additionally recovered.
Cell telephones containing movies of delicate installations together with Civil Secretariat had been additionally seized, the CTD stated.