Lahore- Security agencies arrested a suspect today from a passenger plane at Lahore airport, and later cleared him of any wrongdoing.
According to Airport Security Force (ASF) officials, the passengers informed plane crew about presence of a suspect soon after a private company’s flight 769 landed on Lahore’s Allama Iqbal International Airport from Muscat at around 8:15 pm. Upon receiving the information, the ASF officials stopped the plane at Hajj terminal for an emergency operation as security forces surrounded the plane carrying 300 passengers.
The suspect , identified as 40-year-old Shah from Lahore . He was arrested by ASF commandos.
He was grilled at the airport and later cleared of any attempt of terrorism as claimed some passengers in the flight . The ASF also interrogated the passengers onboard the flight and collected information about exactly what happened.