Terrorist Attack happens once again in Pakistan. As many as eight terrorists were killed by security forces in two different actions at Khyber Agency and Gilgit-Baltistan regions. Two Pakistani troops and three militants were killed in a rare Terrorist Attack in Gilgit-Baltistan.
It added: “The terrorists killed were involved in attacks on civil transport, tourists and security forces. Two security forces personnel also embraced shahadat (martyrdom) in exchange of fire.” A search operation is still underway, it added, and security forces have cordoned off the site in Gayal village. The statement did not mention which group the militants belonged to, but the Chilas district is a known stronghold of Sunni extremist outfits such as the Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistan and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi.
The latest killing came after five terrorists were killed on Wednesday night when they attacked a military check post in Khyber Agency, army said.
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On the other hand, the National Assembly was told today that operation against terrorism is going on across Pakistan under National Action Plan. Parliamentary Secretary for Interior Maryam Aurangzeb informed the House during question hour that a number of terrorists have been arrested in Punjab during the operation.
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