Army gunned down two terrorists in Balochistan search operation

On 17 Nov 2022, an Intelligence Based Operation (IBO) was initiated to clear a hideout of terrorists, linked with firing incidents on security forces and civilians besides planting of Improvised Explosive Devices on M-8, in general area Balor, Hoshab, reads ISPR statement issued on Friday.

As a result of continuous intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance of the area, a location of the terrorists was identified and security forces were heli inserted.

While establishment of positions by security forces was underway while terrorists opened fire.

During ensuing heavy exchange of fire, both the terrorists have been killed, while a cache of arms and ammunition including Improvised explosive devices has been recovered.

Security forces, in step with the nation, remain determined to thwart attempts at sabotaging peace, stability and progress of Balochistan.