9 suspected terrorists killed in Mastung encounter: CTD

Masked CTD Balochistan officials stand alert with their weapons. Photo: File
Masked CTD Balochistan officers stand alert with their weapons. Photo: File

QUETTA: The Counter-Terrorism Department Saturday stated it had gunned down 9 suspected terrorists in an alleged encounter in Mastung, Balochistan.

In a press release, a spokesperson of the CTD stated that the alleged terrorists have been killed in an alternate of fireplace that occurred Friday night time.

The militants opened fireplace on the CTD officers, inflicting them to reply successfully and in flip, kill 9 terrorists, confirmed the division’s spokesperson.

Weapons in a big amount have been additionally seized from the alleged militants, with the CTD spokesperson saying that 9 Kalashnikov rifles, 20kg of explosive materials, prima twine, detonator and RPG rockets have been confiscated from them.

CTD, police shoot lifeless three terrorists in Peshawar

Earlier on October 21, three suspected terrorists had been killed throughout an operation by the Peshawar police and Counter-Terrorism Department. The militants belonged to Daesh-Khorasan, the group’s Afghanistan chapter.

Police had stated that three different accomplices managed to flee through the nighttime operation as a result of it was darkish.

The CTD and police had launched a joint operation in Peshawar’s Shahpur space over a tip-off concerning the presence of terrorists, stated the CTD officers.

They had stated that the terrorists opened fireplace on the legislation enforcement personnel as quickly as they arrived.

“Three of the terrorists were shot dead in retaliatory fire by the CTD and police,” the CTD officers had stated.

According to the CTD, three SMGs, grenades and cartridges had been seized from the possession of the militants.