PESHAWAR - Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) police on Thursday arrested a suspected terrorist affiliated with a banned-outfit in Malakand region.

Acting on information that the wanted terrorist is present at Sambat graveyard, CTD police raided the graveyard and arrested Atta Ullah son of Bakht Baidar, a resident of Kozsho Matta.

The police said that the nabbed militant was a member of a ban outfit. The police also seized anti-government pamphlets from his possession. Atta Ullah was wanted to the government in many acts of terrorism.  The arrested suspect has been shifted to some unknown location for further interrogation, CTD official said.