The security forces on Wednesday conducted separate Intelligence Based Operations (IBOs) on the presence of terrorists in Tank, Dera Ismail Khan (DI Khan), and village Kot Kili in South Waziristan district, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a statement.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), two terrorists were killed, three were arrested and one terrorist surrendered to security forces in the operations.
“Weapons and huge cache of ammunition including improvised explosive devices and rockets were also recovered from the terrorists,” said the ISPR.
Moreover, during an intense exchange of fire, two soldiers embraced martyrdom.
The martyred soldiers were identified as Sepoy Faridullah (31) resident of Karak, and Sepoy Shuaib Hassan (29) resident of Dera Ismail Khan, the ISPR said in a press release.