Four terrorists killed in North and South Waziristan operations

By: News Desk      Published: 09:57 PM, 7 Mar, 2021
Four terrorists killed in North and South Waziristan operations
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Four terrorists, including three commanders, were killed in intelligence-based operations conducted by the security forces in Datakhel, North Waziristan and Zoida, South Waziristan on Sunday. 

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), media wing of the Pakistan Army, the security forces conducted separate intelligence-based operations in North and South Waziristan. During an intense exchange of fire, four terrorists, including terrorist commanders Abdul Adamzeb alias Dung of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Bismillah Group, Molvi Mehboob alias Molvi of the TTP Sajna Group and Mir Salam alias Anas of the TTP Sajna Group were killed. 

The ISPR says that terrorist commander Abdul Adamzeb had been involved in more than 20 terrorist attacks on the security forces, law enforcement agencies and local population since 2014. He was involved in IED attacks, firing, attacks on government buildings, target killings, kidnapping for ransom, extortion and recruiting and organising terrorists in Muhammadkhel, Boya and Datakhel of North Waziristan and the Zoida area of South Waziristan

The ISPR said that terrorist commanders Molvi Mehboob and Mir Salam were close associates of Baitullah Mehsud and other TTP commanders. They were involved in attacks on security forces and law enforcement agencies, security checkpoints, military convoys, Ladha Fort in 2007, IED attacks and other sabotage activities in South Waziristan