2017-03-16

Punjab forces arrest 29 suspected militants

Staff Report

LAHORE -- Pakistani security forces made 29 arrests in security operations in Islamabad and in other parts of Punjab Province in the past two days.

Police, para-military Rangers and intelligence personnel detained 26 suspects in raids Wednesday (March 15) linked to the counter-insurgency Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad , said Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), according to Dawn. The police seized weapons, explosives and suicide vests in the raids.

Police and Rangers raided a house near a Sikh temple in Hassanabdal Tuesday (March 14) and made three arrests after seizing arms, ammunition and explosives, added Dawn.

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