5 security personnel embrace martyrdom in Turbat firing


QUETTA Jan 16 (TNS): As many as five security officials embraced martyrdom after unknown armed persons opened fire at their vehicle in Turbat, Balochistan.

According to details, suspected members of a terrorist outfit attacked the vehicle of security forces in Shapuk area of Turbat to cause casualties. Five of the security officials were killed with six others injured.

The martyred and injured officials were admitted to the Turbat hospital. Security forces issued high alert in the area and encircled the area for search operation. The law enforcement agencies are in search of the terrorists involved in the attack.

Balochistan CM Abdul Quddus Bizenjo condemned the terror attack on security forces and called it coward to target the law enforcement agencies from behind. “The terrorists want to spread chaos and halt the national progress,” he opined.

Bizenjo said that they will not allow the enemies to succeed with their anti-state agendas. He expressed grief on the sad loss of brave soldiers.