Editor's Picks Pakistan

Four terrorists killed by CTD in encounter in Bahawalpur

Photo: File

BAHAWALPUR: Four terrorists were killed by the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) during  an operation ear Azam Chowk in Bhawalpur on Sunday, reported Geo News.

According to a CTD official, an exchange of fire took place between the CTD officials and the militants in which four terrorists were killed. Three, however, managed to escape. The slain terrorists were identified as Amanullah, Abdul Jabbar, Rehman Ali and Aleem.

The spokesperson added that the militants were affiliated with the banned outfit Daesh and that officials had recovered hand grenades, SMG rifles and advanced weapons from the slain terrorists.

The spokesperson confirmed that the militants planned to carry out an attack at a religious minority’s place of worship. 

also read..

Govt’s decision to not implement a lockdown it’s biggest failure: Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

News Editor

In response to ‘pathetic’ PDM rally, PM Imran Khan reiterates there will never be an NRO

News Editor

Protests by outlawed TLP: Bilawal tells PM Imran Khan to ‘clean up mess or go home’

News Editor

Pakistan extends ban on flight operations till April 21 amid coronavirus

News Editor

The News staffer Fasahat Mohiuddin passes away at 65

News Editor

Shafqat Mehmood chairs meeting on technical and vocational education and training

News Editor

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More