ORAZKAI, Mar 22: At least five terrorists including Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) key commander were killed in clash with security forces in Lower Orakzai today (Wednesday).
According to details, Frontier Constabulary (FC) conducted a raid under Operation Raddul Fasaad in Mirak village and killed a high-profile TTP commander identified as Durran and four others.
During the action, major Mudassar and sepoy Matiullah also embraced martyrdom.
Pakistan Army launched anti-terrorist offensive following a surge in recent terror attacks in the country, the latest being the the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar’s shrine suicide attack that claimed the lives of more than 100 people.
According to the Army, the operation aims at indiscriminately eliminating residual and latent threat of terrorism, consolidating gains of operations made thus far and further ensuring security of the borders.