FC arrests 11 terrorists in Turbat, Gwadar

FC arrests nine suspects from Tump area and two from Gwadar

Web Desk July 04, 2015
FC arrests nine suspects from Tump area and two from Gwadar. PHOTO: EXPRESS

GWADAR: At least 11 suspected militants belonging to banned outfits were arrested in separate search operations in Turbat and Gwadar on Saturday, Radio Pakistan reported.

The FC spokesperson confirmed that nine suspected terrorists were arrested from Turbat's Tump area while the other two from Gwadar.

Read: FC arrests 6 suspected terrorists in Quetta

Earlier, FC raided a hideout of banned outfits in Bolan District’s Bhaag area where they claimed to have seized a huge chache of arms and ammunition.

“The raid was conducted on a tip-off,” an FC spokesperson stated.

Further adding that “The hideout was being used by the terrorists of Banned Baloch Republican Army and Baloch Liberation Army to carry out subversive activities in Sibi, Kohlu and Dera Bugti districts.”

Read: FC arrests two suspects involved in Dr Imran Farooq murder

Furthermore, FC on June 18 arrested two suspects reportedly involved in MQM leader Imran Farooq’s murder from the Pakistan, Afghanistan border town of Chaman.

“The men identified as Khalid Shamim and Mohsin Ali were arrested on a tip-off,” a FC spokesperson said, adding that the men belong to a political party based in Karachi.

A source, however, said the men were arrested for involvement in Dr Imran Farooq’s murder.


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