GUJRANWALA: The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) claimed to have arrested four militants of banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) and recovered explosives here on Thursday.

A CTD spokesman said that a team of the department on an intelligence tip-off conducted a search operation in Gujranwala.

He said that during operation four alleged militants of banned LeJ were apprehended with explosive material.

The alleged militants identified as Rafique, Javed, Ashraf and Faheem were shifted to an undisclosed location for investigation and according to CTD spokesman important revelations were expected.