5 suspected LI militants arrested in LahoreJuly 4th, 2008 - 10:48 am ICT by ANI
Lahore , July 4 (ANI): Pakistan law enforcement agencies claimed to have arrested five suspected militants, belonging to the Lashkar-e-Islam (LI), while plotting suicide attacks in Lahore .
The suspected militants were arrested from an apartment at Akbar Chowk located in the Township locality of the Punjab province capital.
The suspects were seized with suicide-bomb jackets, explosives, weapons and two vans in a raid, reported the Daily Times.
According to the paper, officials of the two main intelligence agencies said that the arrested men belonged to the Lashkar-e-Islam (LI).
LI, however, denied that the suspected militants were its members. (ANI)
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