Dawn News

Terror plot foiled in Wah; three suspects arrested

Policemen seal off an area, that was attacked by gunmen, outside a police hostel after an attack by the Taliban. – Photo by AFP
– File Photo by AFP

WAH CANTT: Police arrested three suspected terrorists from a graveyard in Wah Cantt. Large amount of explosive material and detonators were recovered with the information gathered during the investigation, DawnNews reported.

The security in the area was at high alert for the past four days after an intelligence report that eight terrorists had entered Wah Cantt.

The three suspects arrested are Afghan citizens and belonged to Patia province of the country, police sources said.

Police claimed that the suspects wanted to target Wah ordinance factory, government offices and other sensitive installations.

Comments (4) Closed

Saad (DXB)
Aug 31, 2012 10:09am
There is no Patia province in Afghanistan as far as I know.. One of the two similar sounding provinces is Paktia while the other is Paktika.
Aug 31, 2012 01:32pm
Good job security agencies/police.
Aug 31, 2012 08:34am
May Allah protect our brave soldiers and beloved country. Ammen
Cyrus Howell
Aug 31, 2012 08:04am
"Seek and ye shall find."