RAWALPINDI: One Frontier Corps soldier embraced martydrom while two militants were killed by the paramilitary on Sunday in North Waziristan area long the Pak-Afghan border.
According to the Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), one FC personnel were also injured in the firing exchange, while two militants were killed when they attacked a check post in the tribal area.
“Terrorist fire raided FC post in North Wazirstan Distt near Pak-Afg Border. During exchange of fire 2 terrorists killed.
The martyred soldier was identified as Lance Naik Muhammad Imran. The identities of the injured FC soldiers have not yet been disclosed.
In the past month, a number of attacks on FC soldiers were witnessed. Two FC officers were martyred on November 5 when unknown militants opened fire on an FC convoy in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Dera Ismail Khan district.
On November 15, at least two FC personnel were martyred and five others injured after the personnel’s vehicle was targeted with an improvised explosive device (IED) blast in Quetta’s Kuchlak area.
Terrorist fire raided FC post in North Wazirstan Distt near Pak-Afg Border. During exchange of fire 2 terrorists killed.
Lance Naik Muhammad Imran of FC KP embraced shahadat while 2 FC soldiers got injured. pic.twitter.com/JW3SeAnI8d
— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) December 1, 2019