Terrorist holding six civilians hostage killed in DIK encounter


DERA ISMAIL KHAN: A wanted terrorist was killed in an intelligence-based operation in Dera Ismail Khan’s Daraban area on Saturday, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).

According to ISPR, Hakim was killed during Operation Raddul Fasaad after he made six civilians hostage for ulterior motives.

“He was armed with automatic weapons and grenades. All hostages have been rescued by security forces,” the military’s media wing said.

“Four security forces personnel received injuries during the operation,” ISPR added.