Police sources said the accused had made plan for big terrorism in the metropolis. In-charge CTD Ali Raza said police carried out raid on tip-off in Manghopir and arrested a suspected suicide bomber Taj Muhammed alias Salman, Saifur Rehman and Adil in encounter.
Police claimed that the suspected suicide bomber had in 2014 left for attack in Punjab, but the attack was foiled in police encounter near Mehmood Kot Road in Muzaffargarh in which his four accomplices were killed.
They said the accused belonged to Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan’s Swat faction.
Police are in search of more of their aiders and abettors.