PESHAWAR: An important commander of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was arrested with arms and hand grenades today.

The police on a tip-off regarding presence of militants conducted search operation in Faqirabad locality of the provincial capital Peshawar, during which a key commander of TTP was arrested besides recovery of weapons, hand grenades, stamps and literature of banned outfit from his possession.

The detainee was shifted to an undisclosed location for interrogation.