RAWALPINDI:FEB 12,2016-A network of terrorists has been broken in Karachi.
Giving briefing in Karachi on Friday, Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Lt. Gen. Asim Saleem Bajwa, said the network was formed by banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Al-Qaida.
The DG ISPR said the network operated from Karachi; but planning for terror attacks was made in Miranshah.
He said that 97 terrorists belonging to the network have so far been arrested and their hideouts eliminated through 13, 212 intelligence based operations.
He said that terrorists were involved in attacks on the military installations in Karachi, Peshawar, and Kamra.
The DG ISPR said that Rangers conducted about 7,000 operations in Karachi. He said about 6000 criminals have been arrested and handed over to police including three extremely dangerous terrorists during Karachi operation.
Bajwa said Karachi operation will be continued till complete eradication of terrorism.
He said the operation Zarb-e-Azb helped in restoration of peace in the country. He added the successes achieved in operation Zarb-e-Azb are being acknowledged at international level.