Mingora: Forces clash, kill 3 militants
MINGORA: Three militants were killed during a clash with security forces in Shakardarra area of Swat here on Tuesday, officials said.
They said that security forces launched a search operation in the area on information that three hardcore militants were present in a hideout in there. The militants opened firing on security forces when they were asked to surrender, they said.
Security forces retaliated and killed three militants, officials said. They said that security forces also recovered heavy weapons from possession of the dead militants. They were wanted by police in a number of terror acts.