The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) arrested two Deobandi terrorists of banned outfit (ASWJ/LeJ) and recovered explosives, detonators and other devices from their possession on Thursday night.
The CTD, on intelligence tip-off, conducted operation at Bhakkar Road in district Jhang.
During the raid, two terrorists later identified as Shohaib and Abdul Kareem stated to be hailing from a defunct organisation were apprehended with explosives, detonators and electronic devices.
The recovered explosives, detonators and devices were confiscated and the nabbed terrorists were shifted to an undisclosed location for investigation.
Jhang is headquartering city of proscribed ASWJ earlier known as Sipah-e-Sahaba and with its sister-wing Lashkar-e-Jhangvi. They all together are called mother of all terrorism in Pakistan even before the al-Qaida and Taliban.