QUETTA: 5 alleged militants have been gunned down by the Counter-Terrorism Division (CTD) Tuesday, throughout an operation within the metropolis’s outskirts.
Legislation enforcement companies and CTD personnel have been finishing up a safety operation within the Hazarganji space when terrorists fired upon them, stated a CTD spokesperson.
5 terrorists have been killed when safety forces responded to the firing, added the spokesperson.
He added that our bodies of the militants had been shifted to a neighborhood hospital for identification.
He stated legislation enforcement companies discovered weapons and ammunition from the slain militants.
Incidences of violence have been rising in Balochistan, amongst them the blast at Quetta Airport Street on July 1 which injured six.
Chief Minister of Balochistan Jam Kamal had condemned the incident, saying that the terrorists concerned is not going to be spared.
“The government will not sit idle unless the terrorism is uprooted,” he had stated.
Final month, a Pakistan Military soldier was martyred when terrorists attacked troopers stationed close to Turbat, the ISPR had stated.
The martyred solider, Naik Aqeel Abbas, was a resident of village Mehro Peelo in District Chakwal.
The militants attacked the troops utilizing small arms, as per the ISPR. “Such cowardly acts by inimical elements, backed by anti-state forces cannot sabotage hard-earned peace and prosperity in Balochistan,” the navy’s media wing had stated shortly after the incident.
“Security forces are determined to neutralise their nefarious designs even at the cost of blood and lives.”