DERA GHAZI KHAN: At least eight ‘suspects’ killed in an operation carried out by Counter Terrorism Department (CTD), Aaj News reported.
According to CTD sources, an operation was carried out by Multan (CTD) on Tamni road regarding presence of 11 suspects.
The ‘suspects’ opened fire during the operation and used grenades as well. However, eight ‘suspects’ were killed in retaliation and three managed to escape. Weapons were also recovered from their possession reportedly.
CTD sources further revealed that ‘suspects’ belonged to a terrorist group and had planned an attack in Multan and Shuja abad during Muharram ul Harram but failed due to strict security measurements and moved to DG Khan from Multan.