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589 terrorists killed in Rah-e-Nijat operation: ISPR

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Islamabad, Dec 10, IRNA -- 589 terrorists have so far been killed in Rah-e-Nijat operation in S. Waziristan, while 79 security forces personnel have embraced matyrdom.

In Jandola Sector, sanitization of Aka Khel Pungai near Ahmedwam and Abdullah Noor Kaskai near Kotkai was carried out. A number of IEDs were recovered and destroyed.

In Shakai Sector, Security forces apprehended 5 suspects at Miachan Baba and Shakai.

Razmak Sector, security forces cleared 25 compounds at Tara Tiza Alghad and Mairobi Raghzai. Huge cache of arms and ammunition were recovered.

Terrorists fired 1 rocket at Razmak Camp which was effectively responded. No loss reported.

Security forces cleared Ghujre 2 kilometer north of Pash Ziarat. Tunnels and underground living bunkers discovered and destroyed.

In Swat – Malakand – Operation Rah-e-Rast, 2 terrorists voluntarily surrendered themselves to security forces at Salhand and Chamtalai post.

Security forces apprehended 10 suspects at Saidu Sharif, Fizaghat, Bishbanr, Mingora and Jijal Kandao near Fatehpur.

During relief activities, 20,321 Cash Cards have been issued to displaced families of Wazirsitan.

Since start of Operation Rah-e-Nijat on 16 October 2009 , huge cache of arms and ammunition have been recovered from different hideouts of fleeing terrorists.


End News / IRNA / News Code 833828

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