NASIRABAD - At least four terrorists including an important commander of a banned outfit were arrested in Quetta and other areas of Gandhaka and Nasirabad Sunday.

According to details, the commander was arrested during raid in Jinnah Town, Quetta. A huge cache of arms and literature was recovered from his custody. Reportedly, he was involved in attacks at the GHQ and FIA office in Sukkur. He has been shifted to an undisclosed location for further interrogation.

Meanwhile, the FC while conducting operation in Naseerabad arrested three terrorists and also confiscated huge cache of weapons which included eight rocket launchers, four LMGs, four ammunitions, 11 magazine pistols, three short guns, one TT-pistol, five IEDs, Kalashnikovs and hundreds of shells.

While talking to media, Colonel Barkatullah said the FC officials had information that planning was underway for terrorist attack in Goth Faiz as a result of which the raid was conducted and arrests were made.

TWO SHOT DEAD IN KHUZDAR: Armed men gunned down two persons over old rivalry here on Sunday and fled from the scene. Levies sources said that armed accused opened firing at their opponents in Garesha area of Khuzdar killing two of them on the spot and escaped from the scene after committing dual murder. The bodies were shifted to hospital from where they were handed over to heirs after medico-legal formalities while the police after registering a case against the assailants have started investigation.