Sepoy embraces martyrdom in Waziristan IED blast

By: News Desk      Published: 01:03 AM, 31 Aug, 2021
Sepoy embraces martyrdom in Waziristan IED blast
ISPR says the IED exploded during a clearance operation in Asman Manza area of South Waziristan district.–File Photo

A soldier embraced martyrdom when an improvised explosive device (IED) exploded in the South Waziristan district of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, 24NewsHD TV channel reported on Monday.

According to the ISPR, 25-year-old Sepoy Wajid Ullah from Karak embraced martyrdom when the IED exploded during a clearance operation in the Asman Manza area. 

The lawmen cordoned off the area and launched a hunt for the terrorists involved in planting IED, the ISPR said, adding that a terrorist was killed during an exchange of fire.