The security forces killed two terrorists on Monday during an intelligence-based operation (IBO) conducted in Mardan District.
According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), after an intense fire exchange, the two terrorists were killed during the conduct of operation.
Weapons, ammunition, and explosives were also recovered from the killed terrorists, who remained actively involved in numerous terrorist activities in the area, it said.
“Sanitization operation is being conducted to eliminate any other terrorists found in the area. The local populace appreciated the operation and expressed their full support to security forces in eliminating the menace of terrorism,” the ISPR said.