ISIS Daesh terrorist arrested in Karachi as CTD foils terror bid.
According to the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD), they conducted a joint raid together with Pakistan Rangers (Sindh).
ISIS Daesh terrorist arrested in Karachi
They conducted raid on a tip off. The CTD spokesman further said that they arrested a terrorist of the Daesh ISIS terrorist group.
Originally, Zakirullah alias Shafiullah belonged to outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan. Later, he switched to Daesh ISIS takfiri terror group.
Meanwhile, security personnel also seized a hand grenade and a pistol from possession of the terrorist.
Zakirullah alias Shafiullah belongs to Bajaur tribal district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
Moreover, the CTD spokesman said Zakirullah had received terrorist training in Afghanistan.
He had arrived in Karachi for carrying out terrorist attacks along with other terrorists against the law enforcement agencies.
The CTD said the terrorist has confessed his links with the TTP and the Daesh ISIS and his involvement in a series of terrorist acts across Pakistan.
In 2011, Zakirullah had shot dead an FC officer in Bajaur and injured the other one. During the attack, two of his accomplices also lost lives.
The same year, he smuggled over 60 rocket launchers to Afghanistan from Mohmand.
In 2014, he had shot dead two civilians and later fled to Afghanistan.