Three terrorists from banned outfit killed, two arrested


At least three terrorists from a banned outfit were killed and two others arrested after an exchange of fire with security forces.

Frontier Corps (FC) Spokesperson said that the paramilitary troops and sensitive agencies personnel raided a house at Badeni Link Road in Saryab area of Quetta on an intelligence report, during which an exchange of fire took place between law enforcement agencies (LEAs) personnel and militants taking shelter in the house.

Three terrorists of a defunct organisation were killed and two others were injured, and later arrested. Arms and explosives were recovered from the house.

Sources said that terrorists killed in the episode were planning a terror attack, but timely action foiled their plans. The apprehended terrorists were shifted to an undisclosed location for further interrogation.