“Jehangir Badini alias Ameer Sahab, the mastermind of the bombing, was among five militants killed in the raid in the Huramzai area of Pishin,” Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti told a news conference.
IGP Ahsan Mehboob and Home Secretary Akbar Harifal were also present on the occasion.
At least five terrorists were killed and several arrested on Monday.
On a tip off over the presence of terrorists in the vicinity, security forces conducted an operation and killed five terrorists from a banned outfit, while a security personnel also injured in exchange of fire.
Weapons, explosives, and foreign currency were recovered from the terrorists, Levies officials said.
Around 72 people – including 53 top lawyers of Balochistan – were killed on August 8 when a suicide bomber blew himself up in the midst of a crowd of lawyers who had gathered at the hospital to mourn the fatal shooting of Bilal Anwar Kasi, the president of the Balochistan Bar Association.