Two Attacks In Balochistan Martyr 7 FC Soldiers
In two different attacks in Balochistan’s Kech and Mach areas, seven Frontier Corps (FC) were martyred on Monday night, according army’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
ISPR released a press releases on Tuesday saying that the FC personnel were martyred in two different attacks in Balochistan. “Six soldiers including a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) and a civilian driver embraced Shahadat in the IED attack in Pir Ghaib, Mach, Balochistan late last night on FC vehicle that was returning to base camp after routine patrolling duty,” ISPR said.
According to ISPR, Naib Subedar Ihsan ullah Khan, Naik Zubair Khan, Naik Ijaz Ahmed, Naik Maula Bux, Naik Noor Muhammad and Abdul Jabbar, the driver were martyred in one of the attacks. In another incident, during an exchange of fire with terrorists near Mand, Kech, Balochistan, Sepoy Imdad Ali embraced martyrdom.
Moreover on Monday, one soldier – identified as Amir – was martyred in a result of an explosive device attack that took place in a crowded market near Mirali in North Waziristan tribal district.
DAWN reported that the police officials have confirmed the martyrdom of one soldier. Three police men were also wounded in the blast occurred near Nizameia Mosque in Eidek bazaar [market].
Police released a statement saying that at least 14 vehicles parked in the market were damaged by the impact of the explosion. Security forces were patrolling the main bazaar when the remote-controlled device went off near their vehicles.