One officer and five soldiers embraced martyrdom in an IED attack by terrorists on security forces convoy near Razmak in North Wazirstan district.
According to Inter Services Public Relations, those who embraced shahadat include Captain Umar Farooq, Naib Subedar Riaz Ahmed, Naib Subedar Shakeel Azad, Havaldar Younas Khan, Naik Muhammad Nadeem and Lance Naik Asmat Ullah.
Meanwhile, six security personnel embraced martyrdom when terrorists opened fire on convoy of Oil and Gas Development Company at Makran Coastal Highway in Ormara today (Thursday).
Security forces cordoned off the area and started search operation.
Info Minister condemns attacks on security forces
Minister for Information and Broadcasting has condemned the attacks on security forces in North Waziristan and OGDCL convoy on the Makran Coastal Highway.
In a tweet on Thursday, the Minister said we are proud of the martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the security and defence of the country.
He said the remaining terrorists will also come to their end.
The Minister prayed for the high ranks of martyrs.