Taliban commanders netted in Nowshehra

The security forces and police during a joint operation arrested two key Taliban commanders from Akora Khattak in district Nowshehra and shifted them to undisclosed location for interrogation.

Police sources said on Monday an important member of Tehreek-e-Taliban Swat Shura and close associate of Maulana Fazlullah, Fazal Subhan alias Commander was apprehended along with his co-accomplice Commander Anwar during operation here at Mera Akora and Akora Khattak areas.

The security forces sealed the area before launching the operation. Important documents were seized by security personnel from custody of the accused, who are shifted to undisclosed location for interrogation.