Infamous LeJ terrorist detained in Quetta


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The Counter Terrorism Department Balochistan has arrested a leading commander of Lashkar-i-Jhangvi Doctor Abdul Raheem during a search operation in Quetta on Tuesday.

Addressing a news conference, Deputy Inspector General CTD, Aitzaz Goraya said the arrested commander was wanted by the law enforcement agencies in several heinous acts of terrorism including deadly attacks on members of Hazara Community in the town.

Goraya added that his head money had been fixed two million rupees.

In reply to a query, he said that several camps of terrorism are operative in Afghanistan which are imparting training of terrorism to the youth with the aim of disrupting peace in Pakistan particularly in Balochistan province.

Goraya categorically denied presence of ISIS in Balochistan.