Pakistan Army security forces have on Sunday conducted an area sanitization operation in Dewagar, North Waziristan, on confirmation of the presence of terrorists.
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), during an intense exchange of fire, one terrorist, Zahid-u-Din resident of Dewagar, was killed.
The terrorist was an active member of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Dewagar and Kharseen areas, added ISPR.
ISPR further said that he remained actively involved in target killings, terrorists’ activities, extortion and planting IEDs against the security forces.
Earlier, security forces had conducted intelligence-based operations (IBO) in Kanju, Swat on confirmation of the presence of terrorists.
According to the Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR), During the exchange of fire terrorist named Mukarram killed while another terrorist apprehended.
Due to terrorists firing 2 local civilian pedestrians were also martyred.
Both the terrorists of TTP Swat remained involved in terrorists’ activities against Security Forces & LEAs, demolition of schools, extortion and targeted killing.