Security forces in North Waziristan conducted intelligence-based operations intelligence-based operations in which seven terrorists killed, meanwhile four officials martyred on the line of duty.
According to the press release issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) department of Pak Army today (Wednesday), forces conducted successful clean-up operation in North Waziristan – a tribal area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
The press release reads, “On confirmed intelligence about presence of Terrorists in a hideout near Datta Khel, North Waziristan District, Security Forces conducted an IBO in Mama Ziarat, 7 km southwest of Dattakhel.”
“As soon as troops cordoned the area, terrorists opened fire to flee from the hideout. During operation, 7 terrorists killed. In intense exchange of fire, 4 security forces personnel embraced martyrdom including an officer, while 1 soldier got injured. A large cache of arms, ammunition & IEDs recovered from hideout during clearance.”
Details of Martyrs are:-
- Lieutenant Agha Muqadas Ali khan, age 26 years resident of Lahore.
- Lance Havaldar Qamar Nadeem, Age 36 years, resident of Layyah, married, survived by wife, 2 sons & a daughter.
- Sepoy Muhammad Qasim, age 24 years, resident of Layyah.
- Sepoy Tauseef, age 23 years resident of Narowal.
Earlier this week, Pakistan Army Officer Colonel Col Mujib Ur Rahman martyred during an intelligence-based operation in Dera Ismail Khan.
Col Mujib Ur Rahman is the latest addition in Pakistan Army’s illustrious list of martyrs who have laid their precious lives in the line of duty.
Security forces conducted an intelligence-based operation near Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Tank district and foiled terrorist activity.
ISPR) said in statement two high profile terrorists killed during an intelligence-based operation in Dera Ismail Khan.
Huge cache of weapons, communication equipment recovered during the operation, reads a statement by ISPR.