KHYBER: No less than three policemen had been martyred in a terrorist assault on a police check-post in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Khyber Company Thursday.
In line with the native police, terrorists opened hearth on the check-post in Tekhta Beg and used explosive materials within the assault, after which the police station caught hearth.
The alternate of fireplace between the police power and terrorists nonetheless continues.
Instantly after the assault, the visitors on the Pak-Afghan freeway closed and a heavy contingent of police was dispatched to the check-post.
Speaking to journalists, Jamrud SHO Shah Khalid termed the assault on the police check-post a suicide assault. “The suicide bomber entered the check-post and blew himself up.”
He added that the police opened hearth on the goal upon seeing the suicide bomber.
Two policemen — Manzoor Shah and Younis Khan — had been martyred within the assault, whereas a prepare dinner within the check-post, recognized as Rafiq, was shifted to the Peshawar hospital the place he succumbed to his wounds.
Because the nation continues to face cross-border terrorism, Pakistan earlier within the day referred to as upon the Iranian authorities to research the cross-border terror assault within the Panjgur district of Balochistan and convey the perpetrators to job.
In line with the Inter-Companies Public Relations (ISPR), the navy’s media wing, 4 safety personnel had been martyred in a terrorist assault carried out from “Iranian soil” on Wednesday.
On January 14, three police personnel, together with an officer, had been additionally embraced martyrdom throughout an alternate of gunfire with terrorists who launched an in a single day assault at a police station in Peshawar.
The terrorists attacked the Sarband Police Station positioned within the metropolis’s suburban space with hand grenades at the hours of darkness of night time, leaving Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Badaber Sardar Hussain and his two guards martyred.
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