2 militant commanders shot dead in Swat
MINGORA, Feb 25: Two militant commanders were killed during a search operation by the security forces in Kabal tehsil of Swat district on Friday.
The security forces launched the search operation after receiving information that some militants were trying to enter Swat from the neighbouring Lower Dir district.
During search, the security forces ordered the militants to surrender but instead they opened fire on the security forces and tried to escape. In the retaliatory fire, both the militants were killed. They were later identified as Abdul Kabeer and Gul Anwar.