Insurgent dead, 8 injured in security forces operation
30 August, 2013
SIBI: A militant was killed and eight others injured in the security forces operation against insurgents on Thursday.
According to details, the security forces launched operation against miscreants involved in insurgency across Balochistan. The choppers of security forces shelled the suspected hideouts of militants in Sangan and Macch areas.
As a result of operation, an insurgent was killed while eight others sustained injuries besides destroying the suspected hideouts.
Sources said that security forces took action after the reports of presence of extremists involved in attacks on passenger buses and trains in the area.
Meanwhile, kidnappers on Thursday released a doctor and businessman after taking heavy ransom from their families, official sources said.
Dr Ahmed and Ishaq Mughal, owner of Madina Iron Store were kidnapped by armed men some two months back respectively. The captors dropped them near their homes.