PESHAWAR - Counter Terrorism Police Bannu region has arrested three terrorists and recovered explosive material along with heavy weapons.

The police said yesterday that the CTD Bannu region received information regarding an active group of a banned organization in district Bannu who was planning to carry out terrorist attacks.

During the raid, three important terrorists were arrested who were identified as Noman, son of Sikandar Khan, resident of Tori Khail, Miranshah, Khalid Usman, son of Sikandar Khan, resident of Miranshah, and Roidraz, son of Dalai resident of Mir Ali. The police also recovered two kilogram explosives, two AK-47 riffles, two pistols, one battery, safety fuse, prima cards, detonator, 10 mobile seats. During initial interrogation, the miscreants confessed their affiliation with terrorists’ organization and were expert in explosive making.