Islamabad। One of the most wanted terrorist by India, Jamat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed is arrested in Pakistan by counter terrorism unit as reported by Geo TV.
JuD chief #HafizSaeed arrested by CTD: sources
— Geo English (@geonews_english) July 17, 2019
Hafiz Saeed is the mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai attack and several cases of terror crime in India.
The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) arrested Saeed while he was travelling from Lahore to Gujranwala.
Sources in Islamabad confirmed that Saeed co-founder of the Lashkar-e-Taiba, another banned terror outfit is arrested earlier in the day. He was supposed to appear in an anti-terror court in Pakistan relating to a case of terror funding.
An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Lahore on Monday had granted pre-arrest bail to the Mumbai terror attack mastermind and three others in a case pertaining to the banned outfit’s alleged illegal use of land for its seminary.