Six TTP suspects arrested in Lahore

LAHORE: Police arrested six Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan members including a would-be suicide bomber from Shahdara area in Lahore on Monday.

Addressing a press conference in Lahore, SSP Investigation Zulfikar Hameed said that the arrested TTP members were planning to target US nationals who used to stay in a five star hotel in Lahore.

The SSP Investigation revealed that one suicide jacket, 26 hand grenades, four kilograms of drugs and explosives were recovered from the arrested TTP members.

Those arrested include Abdul Baseer alias Qari Waqas resident of Khyber Agency, alleged would-be suicide bomber Mohiuddin alias Saifullah resident of Chitral, Abdur Rehman Ghani resident of District Dir, Skhai Shah and Tehsil Khan both residents of Mohmand Agency and Dilawar Saeed of District Mardan.

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