QUETTA: Local Commander of BLF was killed in a successful operation conducted by Frontier Corps in tehsil Jhao of Awaran against terrorists.
FC sources said here Friday that on secret information Awaran Militia conducted a search operation against terrorist elements in Tehsil Jhao today. A heavy exchange of fire took place during the operation which lasted for over three hours.
In exchange of fire local commander of BLF Ali Jan was killed while some of his close accomplices were arrested. A FC troop was also injured in firing.
Arrested accused were undergoing intensive interrogation and further action would be taken in light of their revelation.
Inspector General Frontier corps Major General Obedullah Khan has appreciated performance of FC troops. He said that FC was striving for improving law and order situation in Balochistan with peaceful people’s cooperation.