Karachi Rangers arrest suspected LeJ terrorist

Published: November 27, 2012

Routine and commercial activities were suspended and Rangers as well as police were deployed to prevent violence. PHOTO: AFP/FILE

KARACHI: Karachi Rangers claimed to have arrested a suspected terrorist belonging to the banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi’s (LeJ) Qari Shakeel group on Tuesday, reported Express News.

According to sources, Aneesur Rehman was arrested from the Orangi Town area after Rangers received intelligence reports.

The suspected terrorist has been involved in attacks on security forces and other bomb blasts, the sources added.

The suspect is being interrogated for further information.

On Sunday, the Crime Investigation Department averted a major bomb blast in Karachi on Ashura after killing a suspected suicide bomber and arresting his accomplice – both belonging to the LeJ.

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Reader Comments (2)

  • Trippy Lucifer
    Nov 27, 2012 - 8:00PM

    He was not reporting for duty?


  • Syed
    Nov 27, 2012 - 10:42PM

    LEJ recently beheading two shia students. they both were alive and their hands and feet tied. there is a video of entire thing online. please picture this and imagine how you would feel if you ever experience that happening to your loved ones.



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