Lucknow: A suspected terrorist has been cornered by the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) this afternoon in Lucknow, thakurganj locality , this afternoon.
The alleged ‘terrorist’ is suspected to be one Saiful who was allegedly involved in the Khandua train blast.
The UP ATS was called in after an encounter began in Haji Colony in the Thakurganj locality of Lucknow when a suspected terrorist open firing at security personnel on the spot.
The ATS has covered up he densely populated area of the old city. The exchange of fire between the UP ATS and the suspect terrorist went on for over almost 60 minutes, claims a officials.
Eventually, the UP ATS forced and cornered the suspected terrorist when trying to flush him out from where he was hiding himself up in a building in Haji Colony in Thakur Ganj in Lucknow.