Rawalpindi (Agencies): Security forces on Monday killed two suicide bombers as they entered Bajur Agency from Afghanistan, reported Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).
As the operation Raddul Fasaad is in full swing, the bombers belong to Tehrik-i-Taliban were killed during an intelligence-based operation, saving Islamabad, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas from the major terrorist action, said military’s media wing.
The terrorists were intercepted near Ghatki Kaga, Mena, Bajaur Agency, and were killed when they tried to flee, the ISPR added.
A suicide jacket, anti-tank mines, magnetic mines, prepared remote-controlled IEDs, remote-controlled receivers, detonators, and communication equipment bearing Afghan mobile company signatures were recovered from the suicide bombers, the army said further.
In Feb 2017, Pakistan Army launched ‘Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad’ across the country to root out terrorism without any discrimination.