Terrorist killed, two security personnel injured in DG Khan shootout

Published: December 6, 2018
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Two security personnel were also injured in the exchange of fire. PHOTO: AFP/FILE

Two security personnel were also injured in the exchange of fire. PHOTO: AFP/FILE

A terrorist was killed while another sustained injuries in a shootout with security forces in the tri-border area of Dera Ghazi Khan in Punjab on Thursday.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), two security personnel were also injured in the exchange of fire.

The incident took place when terrorists fired on a Rangers Patrol vehicle.

Wanted terrorist killed by security forces: ISPR

On December 1, security forces killed a wanted terrorist in an intelligence-based operation in DI Khan.

The terrorist, Hakim, had taken six civilians hostage for ulterior motives. He was armed with automatic weapons and grenades.

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