Peshawar: Two terrorists of a banned outfit were arrested, besides recovery of arms, explosives and bomb making material from their possession today.

The police on a tip-off established a picket, at Sheikh Meero Baba Road in Sarband area of Peshawar and started snap checking of vehicles. During search of two suspected motorcyclists coming from Bara area of Khyber Agency, arms to magnet bombs, mobile devices, prima-card, detonators, pistols and explosives were recovered from their possession.

The police took the recovered material into possession and shifted the nabbed terrorists, stated to members of a proscribed organization, to an undisclosed destination for investigation. Police said that the detainees had planned terror attacks in the provincial capital, Peshawar but timely action foiled the bid preventing massive life and property losses.