Police claimed to have foiled a big terror bid by killing a militant and seizing 105 kilograms explosive material in Bara Sheikhan area here on Thursday. According to police, on suspicion, police stopped a pushcart vendor for searching and he opened fire at the police. In retaliatory firing, police shot him dead. Police said that his other accomplice hurled a hand grenade at police and managed to flee from the scene. SSP rural told media persons that police recovered at least 105 kilograms explosive material from the pushcart. He said that a bomb with remote control and three hand grenades were also recovered from possession of the killed militant. Bomb disposal quad was called for defusing the explosives. The SSP said that the terrorists wanted to target Sarband police station in Peshawar. He said on a tip off about presence of terrorists the police cordoned off the area and started search operation for avoiding any untoward incident.