Mingora: 2 militants shot dead, troop hurt
MINGORA: As reported by the Dawn News on Wednesday, two militants were killed and one security man was injured in exchange of fire in Khwazakhela Tehsil of Swat Valley on Monday night.
Sources said that during a search operation in Babo area of Khwazakhela Tehsil two militants identified as Salahuddin of Shagor and Shakirullah of Nawi Kallay were killed when they exchanged fire with security forces.
The militants were trying to enter Khwazakhela in the darkness of night. A security man also sustained injuries during the gun battle.
Three hand grenades were recovered from the possession of the killed militants.
They were allegedly involved in planting remote controlled bombs in various areas and killing of innocent people.