SUKKUR: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) claimed to have arrested a member of a banned outfit near Sports Complex on Sukkur’s Link Road on Friday.
The CTD had conducted a raid on tip-off during which terrorists opened fire on the policemen.
The law enforcers arrested one of the suspects while the others managed to escape. Explosives, detonator and weapons were recovered from his possession.
The arrested suspect was the main accused of the 2016 Khanpur Eidgha blast in which 16 people including four policemen sustained severe injuries, police said.