The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) conducted an operation on intelligence reports in Saddar area of Lahore on Wednesday night and apprehended two terrorists of a banned outfit.

According to reports, the arrested terrorists, who were identified as Naeem Jamshaid and Muhammad Kashif, were members of Islamic State (IS).

Furthermore, the explosive material, detonators and electronic circuits were also recovered from their possession.

The arrested terrorists revealed during preliminary investigation that they were planning to target sensitive installation in the city. The arrested terrorists were shifted to some undisclosed location for further investigation.