LAHORE, SHEIKHAPURA: Police foiled a terrorist attack on Moharram procession and shot dead five terrorists, Aaj News reported.
Security forces raided a location near Khanpur stream, where terrorists hiding inside opened fire. An exchange of battle killed five terrorists.
Police recovered weapons, explosive materials and Kalashnikov guns from the site.
Two of the bodies have been identified as Kala Qari and Kashif aka Kashee. Police said Qari was wanted in several cases including the murders of former minister Shahbaz Bhatti and an Army doctor.