FC foiled terror bid in Balochistan


QUETTA, Jan. 16 (TNS): The Balochistan Frontier Corps (FC) foiled a terror activity planned for Hub, officials said on Tuesday.

According to officials, the paramilitary forces, on a tip-off, raided the Tripori area of Hub city and seized a large cache of arms hidden in the mountains.

They added that 44 rounds of Argus, seven rounds of rocket propelled grenades (RPG), 25 rounds of 12.7K, seven OIG 40, a satellite phone and other material were recovered.

“Terrorists hid the arms to carry out terror activities in the province, but the security forces’ timely action foiled their bid,” they said.