CTD spokesperson says they belong to various banned groups, including the TTP, and wanted to target important places in Punjab.
The Punjab CTD has carried out 433 operations this week, arresting 96 suspects in all.
Police spokesperson says anti-graft unit from Karachi detained him and Lahore police only assisted; Sheikh was held last night.
Lahore DIG to address press conference over the matter today; LHC takes notice, instructs police to recover girl by 6pm.
Incident came to light after footage on social media showed Ashraf's body near apathetic crowd that continued eating at wedding.
"All resources should be used for the recovery of the girls," says Lahore CCPO; orders a special investigation team for recovery.
The 29-year-old woman's stepbrother told police his sister was strangulated to death by unknown suspects.
Cleric says he "made the student a target of my lust with the lure of passing him [in his exams]".
Says Chauhan's statement can provoke "religious hatred", is aimed at preventing him from ensuring accountability.
"The FIA's latest claims against me and my family are totally fabricated," says the estranged PTI leader.
The former primary accused in the Daniel Pearl murder case has been shifted to a CTD cell in Lahore: spokesperson.
PML-N leaders accused of violating Covid-19 SOPs, damaging state property and provoking participants of rally.
FIR states that the Oct 16 rally created "painful situation for public" by disrupting traffic and violated coronavirus SOPs.
Complainant Badar Rasheed has been nominated in at least one criminal case in the past.
Minister Fawad Chaudhry says PM Imran Khan expressed displeasure at the FIR.
Police say the man was an opium addict and committed the murder to take "revenge" from his wife.
Authorities issue advisories for citizens in major metropolises; Section 144 imposed in Quetta
A compressor blew up as a 'Seerat-un-Nabi' conference was underway nearby; no traces of explosives found: Punjab CTD.
"All of the injured were walking near the rickshaw at the time of the blast," says Punjab CTD spokesperson.
Medical officer confirms one of the boys was sodomised and physically tortured before being strangulated to death.