HANGU: The security forces destroyed two hideouts of a commander of banned outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Monday.

According to reports, the security forces conducted search operation against extremists in Upper Orakzai Agency and demolished two hideouts of terrorist commander.

The militants however, managed to escape from the area as they got prior information of the operation of the security forces.

Meanwhile the CTD Peshawar arrested a prominent TTP commander who was involved in terrorist activities in Hazara division. Arms were also recovered from his possession.