QUETTA: A terror plot was averted due to timely action by Counter Terror Department and other intelligence agencies in Balochistan, and at least three terrorists were caught alive.
According to information gathered by the Regional Telegraph, security forces and FC along with CTD personnel conducted an intelligence based raid near Khuzdar’s Wadh, Kili Sher Khan area, and apprehended three terrorists who were later found to be affiliated with banned outfit BLA. Three of their associates managed to escape taking advantage of the darkness.
A huge cahe of arms and ammo, and 25 kg of explosives, remote control, IEDs, wires and other stuff were also recovered from their hideouts.
Sources said these terrorists were involved in a number of terror plots in the plast, and were planning to carry out an attack at key places near Khuzdar. Further investigation was underway.