A terrorist was killed in an operation by security forces against terrorists in North Waziristan.
Meanwhile, in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast in South Waziristan, a Pak Army soldier and Hawaldar Muhammad Sarwar, a resident of Jhelum, was martyred.
According to ISPR, security forces conducted an operation on intelligence in Mir Ali area of North Waziristan on May 17. One terrorist was killed in an exchange of fire.
The slain terrorist was identified as Muhammad Altaf. Weapons and ammunition were also recovered from the slain terrorist. The slain terrorist was involved in terrorist activities against the security forces.
In addition, Hawaldar Muhammad Sarwar, a resident of Jhelum, was martyred in an improvised explosive device (IED) attack on a military convoy in Makin area of South Waziristan. A clearance operation is underway against terrorists in the area.