10 militants killed in FC operation in Panjgur
PANJGUR: The law enforcers in a search operation in the hilly terrain adjacent to Panjgur in Balochistan, killed 10 militants, ARY News reported on Monday.
Frontier Corps after reports about presence of the militants hideouts launched a search operation in the area this morning, a statement of the paramilitary force said.
The miscreants are using automatic weapons, rocket launchers and hand grenades in the ongoing fighting with the law enforcement agency, statement said.
Atleast 10 militants have been killed in the fighting, which were involved in attacks over the security forces, earthquake relief teams and the staff working at the National Highway in Panjgur, a spokesman said.
Three hideouts of the miscreants and two vehicles of militants were destroyed in the fighting, while three FC personnel were injured in the operation.
The forces are using helicopters for supplies.
The special operation wing of Frontier Corps Balochistan, Awaran Militia and Panjgur Rifles have initiated a joint operation against the outlaws.