PESHAWAR: Security agencies have thwarted major terrorism bid by arresting a foreign agency linked terrorist group along with explosion materials in Matni area of Peshawar, the provincial capital of Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province.
According to SSP Operations Najib ur Rehman, the terrorists work for neighbouring country’s agency. They were also involved in blast in Qissa Khwani Bazar and their ally Mosam Khan was killed in blast.
Mosam Khan was present on the spot when the blast occurred. He came to Peshawar 10 days ago and stayed in hotel. The arrested criminals wanted to do blasts during the holy month of Moharram.
More or less, 150 people were dead in Qissa Khwani Bazar and Peshawar church. On the other hand, 91 suspects were arrested by the police in Peshawar during a search operation reports SAMAA.
The raids were carried out in Bhana Mandi area Peshawar. The police also seized weapons including hundreds of bullets, Kalashnikovs, repeaters, G3 rifles and pistols.