Five prisoners held over plotting attacks on Pakistan Army
02 May, 2013
RAWALPINDI: At least five prisoners were arrested from Bahawalpur and Adyala jails for their alleged involvement in a plot to carry out terrorist attacks on Army, Geo News reported on Wednesday.
According to sources, the arrestees were accused of conspiring to the attack troops and army top brass.
The accused, who had been detained in Bahawalpur and Adyala jails for the last 3 years, have been shifted to unknown location for further investigation.
The alleged plotters are reported to have links with proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leaders in Miranshah and Kohat.
It is pertinent to mention they were arrested after they made telephonic contacts with TTP activists.