Skirmish between police, terrorists in Pakistan, 7 killed
Police conducted a search operation in Gilgit-Baltistan area in Pakistan this morning. Meanwhile, terrorists opened fire on police officers killing 5 police officers and 2 local people.
Islamabad: Five police officers and two civilians died in a clash between police and terrorists in Pakistan‘s Gilgit-Baltistan area on Tuesday morning.
According to local media reports, the police launched a search operation in the Ronai area of Chalas in Diemer district this morning. Meanwhile, the militants opened fire on the policemen. Five police officers and two civilians were killed.
After receiving information about the incident, police and security forces reached the spot and rushed the dead bodies to the hospital. Security forces laid siege to the area and conducted a search operation. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack so far.