LAHORE: Crimes Investigation Agency (CIA) of the Lahore police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested two militants, who were wanted to police in several cases of abduction for ransom.

According to SP Umar Virk, the arrested militants Moazzam and his brother Mukarram are the residents of Dera Ismail Khan. They were linked to Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and defunct organization Lashkar-e-Jhangvi. Both the brothers were arrested during a raid when they were going to tribal areas, police claimed.–Staff Reporter