Lucknow: In Dubagga area of Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, UP ATS has arrested two terrorists associated with Al Qaeda during its search operation. Some explosive material has also been recovered from both the arrested suspects. According to sources, the handlers of these two terrorists belong to Pakistan. Commandos are also involved during this ATS action against the terrorists. Apart from the material of pressure cooker bomb, explosive items, some documents and mobile phones have also been seized by the ATS from both of them.
It is being said that both the terrorists may also have links with the terrorist incidents in Kashmir. As soon as the ATS action started, some people also came here after which the police removed them. The person whose name ATS reached here in search of him is being told as Waseem.
In this action taken in a house near Dubagga intersection in Kakori area of Lucknow, the ATS first vacated the nearby houses as well. Before the search operation, the police had deployed a large number of policemen in the entire area and all the roads leading to the area have been closed.
Till now information has been received that this house belongs to a person named Shahid, who is a resident of Malihabad, where he lives with his family. Top police officers are present on the spot. ADG Prashant Kumar is also on the spot. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is also taking every moment information.
It is worth noting that about three years ago Saifullah’s encounter took place in this area. On 8 March 2017, this encounter went on for about 12 hours. Suspected terrorist Saifullah was killed in this operation.