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Soldier martyred after terrorists attack military post in Jani Khel
January 14, 2022

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One Pakistan Army soldier embraced martyrdom during the fight against terrorists in the area of Jani Khel in Bannu on Thursday night.

According to ISPR, terrorists fired on a military post on night of 13-14 January. Army troops initiated a prompt response and effectively engaged the terrorists' location.

The ISPR said that during intense exchange of fire, a soldier, Sepoy Sarfaraz Ali, age 26 years, resident of Vehari embraced shahadat.

Moreover, one terrorist was killed while two others apprehended during an Intelligence based operation by Security Forces in Miranshah, North Wazirstan.

According to ISPR, the operation was conducted on reported presence of terrorists in the area. Weapons and ammunition also recovered from terrorists.

Area clearance operation in progress to hunt down any other terrorist in the area.