ISLAMABAD: Authorities detained a serving brigadier suspected for ties with a banned organisation, BBCUrdu said in a report on Tuesday.
The report of the brigadier’s detention was confirmed by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), DawnNews quoted BBCUrdu as saying.
The senior army officer Brigadier Ali Khan was posted at the GHQ, the BBCUrdu report said.
Khan, who had been posted at the GHQ for the past two years, was detained on May 6.
Army spokesman Major General Athar Abbas confirmed that the officer had been arrested, but released no further details Readmore