RAWALPINDI: Security forces conducted an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in the Mir Ali district of North Waziristan on Tuesday, shooting at a notorious commander of a banned organization.
According to a statement issued by the Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR), the IBO was conducted after confirming the presence of terrorists in the area
During the exchange of fire, banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander Hafiz Gul Bahadur group Hassan alias Sajna was killed. Sajna was involved in the killing of four women workers yesterday in Mir Ali.
The killed terrorist was also involved in several terrorist activities against the security forces and peaceful civilians including IED attacks, kidnapping for ransom, target killing, and extortion.
The security forces also recovered weapons from the murdered terrorists.