Operation Zarb-eAzb: 12 militants killed, three hideouts destroyed
QUTAB KHEL: Pakistan Army has gunned down 12 more terrorists on Friday during the ongoing operation Zarb-e-Azb and the total toll of killed militants reached 244, ARY News reported.
According to Inter Services Public Relation (ISPR), three Terrorists hideouts in area Qutab Khel, on the outskirts of Miranshah were destroyed on Friday morning through a an integrated action by cobra gunships, artillery and snipers destroying huge cache of arms and ammunition was also destroyed.
It stated that operation ZARB -E AZB progresses as per plan, terrorists inside cordoned area are making desperate attempts to flee from area. Six attempts were foiled last night. Three locals who did not have any identity proof were apprehended while trying to flee from the cordon.
Another 24 suspects who were trying to flee in the garb of IDPs have been apprehended at various strangulation check posts in Mirali and Miranshah, said ISPR press release.