CTD kills four terrorists in Lahore encounter

Tuesday 08 August 2017 2 months ago 114   Lahore   Print

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Report  Web Desk : LAHORE: At least four terrorists of a banned outfit were killed in encounter with Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) personnel near Sagian Pull in Lahore, hours after a truck bomb explosion that ripped through rhe Bund Road area on Monday night. The CTD set up a check post near Sagian Pull on an intelligence report that six to seven terrorists of banned outfit will enter Lahore from Sheikhupura. When the CTD personnel asked a vehicle to stop at the check post, the terrorists present in the vehicle opened fire. The CTD personnel returned the fire as a result four terrorists were killed while three other managed to escape. The CTD personnel also recovered huge quantity of arms and explosive material from the dead terrorists. According to a CTD spokesperson, the aim of the terrorists was to attack Police Lines in Lahore. (01)