The security forces kept their intelligence-based operation continued in Peshawar’s
suburbs, Matni and Hassan Khel region, killing three more terrorists.
Several reports have mentioned that the operation was launched against a group led by outlawed TTP commander Abdur Rahim HassanKhel Peshawar this morning. While in the course of action, three(3) terrorists were neutralized, whereas two sustained injuries.
Moreover, it was also learnt that the operation was carried out in reply to an attack on the military convoy a few days back.
It may be recalled here on Tuesday, ISPR had said that terrorists attacked a military convoy in the general area Hassan Khel. Security personnel had initiated a prompt reply, and effectively engaged and killed three terrorists. Weapons & ammunition were also recovered from them.
According to the ISPR, the killed terrorists remained actively involved in terror activities against the security forces. However, during the severe exchange of fire, Lance Naik Muhammad Pannah of the Pakistan
Army (ageing around 30 years old, resident of Jaffarabad District) and Sepoy Shamas Ullah of Frontier Constabulary (aged around 36 years old, resident of South Waziristan District) had embraced Shahadat.