Pakistani security forces investigating after operation. - File Photo by AP

NOWSHERA: An important Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander Wajihuddin Mehsud was arrested from Nowshera on Saturday, DawnNews reported.

According to government sources, the TTP commander was arrested from Kheshgi area of Nowshera district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

During the raid, Maulvi Abdul Qadeer, a local mosque imam, was also arrested.

Government sources moreover claimed that during the operation, security forces recovered maps and important documents from the militant's possession.

Local police said they were unaware of the operation.

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August 25, 2012 6:05 pm
its a dream to kick them out of Pakistan, right now we are not facing mere militants, we are facing an ideology. Its important to understand the ideology and scratch it from our society.. that is more important. May Allah bless Pakistan!
August 25, 2012 12:15 pm
+ And please Pak Army, do not produce new ones, not for us, not for anyone else.
Lucky Star
August 25, 2012 8:10 pm
Lock him up and throw away the key. Nobody should be allowed to make a parallel government in the country.
A J Khan
August 25, 2012 1:27 pm
Watch out. Free and Independent judiciary will soon let him free to haunt the peaceful citizens.
August 25, 2012 7:31 pm
Well done pakistani security forces keep it up .
Lucky Star
August 25, 2012 4:37 pm
Lock them up and throw away the key!
August 25, 2012 4:59 pm
kill them all, they are cancer in pakistan
Nadeem Khan
August 25, 2012 2:49 pm
Good job keep it up. Kill these terrorists and get Afghans out of Pakistan along with there Mullah Supporters.
August 25, 2012 10:56 am
Keep it up! get these Terrorists out of our homeland...
August 25, 2012 1:57 pm
There are too many of them.
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