KANDHKOT - The Law-Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) personnel on Friday arrested five terrorists of banned Baloch Republican Army (BRA) and recovered arms, explosives, hand grenades and detonators from their possession.

DIG said that on an intelligence tip-off regarding presence of extremists, the police and sensitive agencies personnel conducted joint operation in Sindh-Balochistan border area of Kandhkot.

During operation after minor resistance the LEAs personnel arrested five terrorists of defunct BRA besides recovering 12 kilogram explosives material, two hand grenades, two detonators, one timer and two pistols from their possession.

The recovered weapons and ammunition was taken into custody and the detainees were shifted to an undisclosed location for further investigations.