Security forces in combing operations across the country on Sunday killed six terrorists and apprehended 12 others while destroying their sanctuaries, said the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).
At least 6 terrorists were killed and two of their hideouts destroyed in air strikes and ground offensive in Khyber Agency along the Pakistan-Afghan border on Sunday.
According to ISPR, security forces destroyed terror hideouts in Sattar Kallay and Naray Nao villages. The military described it as a sequel to the ongoing Khyber-III operation in treacherous, mountainous area of Rajgal.
Meanwhile, ten terrorists were apprehended during a combing operation in Tall, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), the ISPR said. A huge cache of arms and ammunition was also recovered during the raid.
Two more terrorists were nabbed in an operation in Gilgit-Baltistan’s Juglot area. Security personnel seized a suicide vest, arms and ammunition from them.
On the other hand, forces destroyed a camp run by an outlawed organization in Ziarat, Balochistan, said security sources. The camp was situated in Sanjavi area of Ziarat district.
They added that a suicide jacket, two Kalashnikovs and five hand grenades were recovered from the camp. The search for militants is still continued in nearby mountains.