Army Jawaan martyred as terrorists attack post in NW

Tariq Saeed

A terrorists attack on a check-post in North Waziristan tribal district has resulted in the martyrdom of Pakistan Army soldier. The terrorists, according to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), ambushed a military post in general area Datta Khel, North Waziristan District that left Sepoy Hamid Ali, 28, resident of Sargodha martyred.

“Terrorists fired at a military post in general area Mangrotai, North Waziristan District. Own troops initiated a prompt response and effectively engaged the terrorists’ location. However, during intense exchange of fire, Sepoy Imran Khan age 30 years, resident of Jafarabad having fought gallantly, embraced Shahadat. Area clearance is being carried out to eliminate any terrorists found in the area”. An ISPR communiqué said. Lauding the sacrifices of the brave soldiers, it said the Pakistan Army was determined to eliminate the menace of terrorism adding that such sacrifices of our brave soldiers will not go unpunished.