ISLAMABAD: Police in Karachi foiled a major terror bid and arrested three terrorists during an operation, officials said on Thursday.
The police conducted an operation by acting on an intelligence tip-off regarding the presence of terrorists in the Korangi neighbourhood, Korangi Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Shahjahan Khan said.
The terrorists were planning to target high-profile installations in the city, the official said, adding that the arrested men have been shifted to an unknown location for further investigation.
A search operation has also been launched in the area to look for any accomplices of the arrested terrorists.
A huge cache of explosive material and ammunition was also recovered from the terrorists.