Battagram: Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) officers today apprehended a facilitator of terrorists, during a successful operation and recovered weapons from his possession.

The suspect Fazal Ullah was arrested from Battagram District. According to initial reports, the detainee has confessed to have stored explosive materials in his shop after which the security personnel confiscated 16 kilograms of explosives, 20 feet prima card, four kg of ball bearing and a pressure cooker from the identified location.

The suspect was accused of being in contact with most wanted terrorists while he has also assisted them by providing place to live. Police officers have launched an investigation into the matter after registering case against Fazal Ullah.