A soldier of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Frontier Corps embraced martyrdom whereas two others suffered accidents in an trade of fireside with terrorists in North Waziristan close to Pak-Afghan border, the army’s media wing stated on Sunday.
Based on the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), in retaliatory fireplace to the phobia assault on a FC check-post two terrorists had been killed.
The martyred soldier has been recognized as Lance Naik Muhammad Imran.
“Terrorist fireplace raided [a] FC publish in North Wazirstan Distt close to Pak-Afg Border. Throughout trade of fireside 2 terrorists killed. Lance Naik Muhammad Imran of FC KP embraced shahadat [martyrdom] whereas 2 FC troopers bought injured,” stated Director General ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor in a tweet.
Terrorist fireplace raided FC publish in North Wazirstan Distt close to Pak-Afg Border. Throughout trade of fireside 2 terrorists killed.
Lance Naik Muhammad Imran of FC KP embraced shahadat whereas 2 FC troopers bought injured. pic.twitter.com/JW3SeAnI8d
— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) December 1, 2019
The realm is one the seven tribal districts in erstwhile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) – Bajaur, Khyber, Kurram, Mohmand, North Waziristan, Orakzai and South Waziristan – earlier than its merger with K-P.
North Waziristan – as soon as a focus within the international warfare on terror – held provincial elections for the primary time in July this 12 months, a key step in bringing the area into the political mainstream after years of turmoil fuelled by terrorism.