QUETTA: The provincial Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) claimed on Wednesday the deaths of four terrorists in a three-hour-long operation in Dashta area of Balochistan.
According to the CTD spokesperson, a woman is among the deceased terrorists while four security officials were injured in the operation.
It was stated that the CTD was transporting an under-custody terrorist to assist in an operation when the shootout took place.
CTD officials said one terrorist was shot dead by security personnel, one blew himself up killing no one else while the under-custody terrorist was killed in firing from terrorists.
Rescue officials said a five-year-old boy was also brought dead to the hospital and was said to have been killed as a result of the operation.
However, the minor’s killing could not be confirmed by CTD officials.