FC arrests 7 militants in Quetta
QUETTA: The Frontier Corps (FC) Balochistan claimed to have arrested seven suspected militants in search operations in Sariab area of Quetta and Pasni area of Gwadar districts on Wednesday.
FC arrested three suspected militants during a search operation in Pasni area of Gwadar. According to Spokesman Khan Wassey, FC carried out a search operation in the Pasni area on a tip off. “FC arrested three suspected militants in the search operation,” Wassey claimed. He added that the arrested militants were suspected of the attack on Pasni Radar on April 21. Earlier, FC carried out a search operation on April 22 in Jiwani area of Gwadar where three people including two FC personnel were killed during an exchange of firing between FC and Militants. Meanwhile, the FC spokesman claimed four people including a wanted militant were arrested in a search operation in the Ghai Khan Chowk area of Quetta on Wednesday. He said acting on a tip-off FC carried out a search operation in Ghai Khan Chowk area of Sariab and arrested four militants including a wanted one. “Further investigations are under way,” he said.