Soldier martyred in terror attack on military post in South Waziristan

By: News Desk      Published: 05:03 PM, 18 Aug, 2021
Soldier martyred in terror attack on military post in South Waziristan

Some terrorists Tuesday night attacked the Pak military post in the Kanniguram area of the South Waziristan district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

According to the 24News HD TV channel, soldiers deputed at the Pak military post in the said area observed some movements of the terrorist on the night between August 17 and August 18.

Pak troops immediately engaged the terrorists who opened fire on the post and in exchange for fire one of them was killed.

During an intense crossfire, one Pakistani soldier Naib Subedar Sonay Zia (42 years old) a resident of Darazinda in Dera Ismail Khan, received critical injures and later embraced Shahadat (martyred).

Pakistan army has started a search operation in the area to eliminate any terrorists found.

The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) has said that the Pakistan army was determined to eliminate the menace of terrorism and such sacrifices of their brave soldiers further strengthen their resolve.

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