Young sepoy martyred during operation in South Waziristan
RAWALPINDI: Security Forces conducted an Intelligence Based Operation in Senai Narai area of South Waziristan District on reported presence of terrorists.
According to the media wing of armed forces, Inter Services Public Realtions (ISPR), during intense exchange of fire with terrorists, 20 years old Sepoy Junaid, resident of Balakot in district Mansehra, embraced shahadat (martyrdom).
On July 15, two Pakistan Army personnel including a Captain had embraced martyrdom when terrorists targeted the security forces using an improvised explosive device (IED) in Khuda Bux Bazar near Pasni in Balochistan.
The martyred personnel had been identifed as Captain Affan Masood and Sepoy Babar Zaman, media wing of armed forces, the Inter Services Public Relations had reported.
On July 5, three soldiers of Pakistan Army were martyred and one other got injured in a terrorist attack in North Waziristan.
Government sources had revealed that the attack took place in village Hassan Khel of tehsil Speen Wam.