PM Imran expresses grief over martyrdom of 4 soldiers in SW attack

Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

13th Feb, 2021. 11:09 am
PM Imran virtual addressing

Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan on Saturday expressed grief over the martyrdom of the four brave Pakistani soldiers who gave their lives in the line of duty in South Waziristan.

Taking to his Twitter handle, Prime Minister Imran Khan said that,

My condolences and prayers go to the families of our four brave soldiers martyred in Makeen, South Waziristan fighting a terrorist attack.

The previous day, the Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz expressed deep grief and sorrow over the martyrdom of four soldiers in South Waziristan.

Taking to his official Twitter handle, Shibli Faraz said they are proud sons of this brave nation, who sacrificed their lives for the great cause of defence of the homeland and peace in the country.

The Minister presented salute to the courage and patience of the families of the martyrs. He said we are committed to eliminate the remnants of the terrorists.

President Arif Alvi also strongly denounced the attack on security forces’ checkpost at Makeen area of South Waziristan. In a statement, he expressed his grief and sorrow over the martydrom of four Army personnel in the attack. The President also commiserated with the bereaved families.

Meanwhile, Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz leader and former Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique also expressed on the martyrdom of Pakistani soldiers.

In his statement, Khawaja Saad Rafique said that the terrorist attack on a check post in South Waziristan is a shameful cowardly act.

It is pertinent to mention here that four terrorists were killed when they attacked a security forces post at Makeen in South Waziristan on Thursday night.

According to Pakistan Military media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), during the exchange of fire, four soldiers also embraced shahadat.

Those Martyred are:

  • Lance Naik Imran Ali
  • Sepoy Atif Jahangir
  • Sepoy Anees ur Rehman
  • Sepoy Aziz

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