DI Khan: 2 brothers downed, 8 suspects arrested
DERA ISMAIL KHAN: As reported by the Dawn News on Monday, two brothers were killed and eight others arrested when the security forces launched a search operation in the Alikhel area, about seven kilometres from Tank city, on Sunday.
Sources said the security forces took the action on a tip-off that some militants were hiding in the area. The security forces were combing the area for the suspected militants when they came under attack. The personnel retaliated and exchanged firing with the attackers, killing Mohammad Alam and his brother Alam Gul. The bodies were shifted to the civil hospital in Tank.
The sources said the security forces also arrested eight other suspects during a house to house search in the area. The security forces seized 15 Kalashnikovs, 15 guns of 303 bore, RPG-7, 6 pistols of 30 bore and hundreds of live rounds.
The complete article can be found at Dawn News.