Peshawar: Pakistani police on Friday claimed
to have foiled a terror plot by seizing 204 kg of explosives
and arresting three suspected militants in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
province in the country`s troubled northwest.
Police seized the explosives when they intercepted a
Peshawar-bound pick-up truck near the strategic Kohat Tunnel.
The explosives were hidden in secret cavities in the truck, a
police spokesman said.
Police stopped the truck after getting a tip-off, the
Three suspected militants who were travelling in the
truck were arrested and sent to an undisclosed location for
The arrested men were identified as Umar Naiz, Ikramulah