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Taliban commander held in Pakistan

A Taliban commander named Commander Bakht Rawan has been arrested in Pakistan's northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan, Geo News reported.

world Updated: Feb 20, 2012 01:57 IST
IANS

A Taliban commander named Commander Bakht Rawan has been arrested in Pakistan's northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan, Geo News reported.

Swat district police Saturday arrested the Taliban leader from Namal area, police said.

Bakht Rawan is the uncle of another Taliban commander named Ibne Amin.

Acting on a tip-off, a police team led by Momin Khan raided the suspect's hideout and arrested the wanted outlaw.

First Published: Feb 19, 2012 08:01 IST