PESHAWAR: Two Pakistan Army soldiers embraced martyrdom and two others sustained injuries during an operation against terrorists in Mangochar area of Kalat town of Balochistan on Wednesday.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the soldiers martyred in the intelligence-based operation included Sepoys Muhammad Waris Shahban and Mir Alam.
Muhammad Waris, who hailed from Jhang, was married and left behind a widow and two sons. The latter, who hailed from Gilgit Baltistan’s Ghizer area, was also married and left behind a widow and a son.
The ISPR said four terrorists were also killed during the operation which was part of Operation Raddul Fasaad. The terrorists were said to be planning major “terrorist activities in Balochistan”, based on which the operation was conducted.
Two suicide jackets, a large number of explosives as well as weapons and ammunition were also recovered during the operation.