RAWALPINDI: Blast IED (improvised explosive device) in Kharkamar, North Wazirstan. three officers and a soldiers embraced Shahadat, 4 soldiers Injured.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relation (ISPR) terrorists targeted military vehicle through an IED planted on road.
Shaheeds include: Lt Col Raashid Karim Baig resident of karimabad, Hunza, Major Moeez Maqsood Baig resident of Karachi, Captain Arif Ullah resident of Lakki Marwat and Lance Havaldar Zaheer resident of Chakwal, said ISPR.
ISPR said that this is also the same area where forces had conducted search operations and arrested few facilitators.
During last one month 10 security forces personnel have also martyred while 35 got injured including today’s casualties.
President Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan has condemned the terrorists attack on military vehicle.
PM Khan said, “Deeply saddened to learn of the martyred of three officers and one Soldier from a terrorist planted IED blast in Kharkamar, North Wazirstan.
“My condolences to the families of the Shuhada and prayers for the early recovery of the injured” PM Khan said.
In a tweet, PM Imran Khan salute the sacrifices and bravery of soldiers in keeping us safe, adding that the whole nation stands behind them.