Security forces arrest accused TTP commander trying to flee country

Pakistan Forward

PESHAWAR -- Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Sunday (June 17) arrested suspected Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander Maulvi Bahadar Jan, the Daily Times reported.

Security forces detained Jan before he boarded a flight to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, at Bacha Khan International Airport in Peshawar.

Authorities checking his documents at the airport found that Jan's name was on the Exit Control List (ECL). He was wanted for involvement in various terrorist acts.

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