PANJGOR: 4 miscreants were killed while 7 others were apprehended during an operation by Frontier Corps (FC) in Wishbood area here on Saturday – ARY News reports.
According to FC spokesperson, FC personnel lodged a search operation against banned outfits in Wishbood area upon the special directives of the Balochistan Government. Security men were busy that miscreants hiding in a house opened fire at them.
FC troops also returned the gunfire, yet the militants used their women and children as shields.
The crossfire continued for almost 36 hours during which the militants also attacked FC with hand grenades; however FC troops with great precision killed 4 militants and apprehended 7 others alive.
Moreover the women and children were also recovered safely; they were handed over to the civil administration.
FC troops also recovered a rocket launcher, 5 Kalashnikovs, 2 LMGs and a huge cache of ammunition from the miscreants.
It was elaborated that the nabbed culprits were wanted, trained and professional offenders, who were involved in anti-state activities in different areas of Panjgor district in pursuance of foreign agenda.
Moreover, the IG FC, Major General Aijaz Shahid felicitated FC men for carrying out a successful operation without any loss of innocent lives.