PESHAWAR - Special police unit Friday arrested four notorious terrorists of a banned organization during a crackdown and recovered pamphlets from their possession.

Police sources said that the arrest was made in Peshtakhara Square on main Bara road.

The arrested persons were identified as Nesar Ahmad, Shermat Khan, Abiz Faraz and Abdullah. The arrested persons have been shifted to an unknown location for further interrogation.

Dozen of pamphlets of a banned organization were recovered from their possession.

Following the directives of inspector general of police, special police force has intensified the crackdown against suspected persons to thwart any untoward incident in Peshawar.