Karachi police arrest alleged Daesh terrorist

The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) police arrested a suspected Daesh terrorist in a combined operation, having input from the federal intelligence agency. During the operation, the SIU recovered weapons and other material from the possession of the suspect. Police said that the alleged Daesh terrorist has been identified as Sikandar Khan. Khan also confessed to his association with the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan before 2019.

In 2013, the suspect was arrested in several cases including incidents of terrorism, said the SIU. The unit said that the suspect was transferred to the Mardan jail, where he was released after serving prison time. During investigation, the terrorist also confessed to involvement in extortion activities in the past year.

Source: Geo