LAHORE- The city’s operation against terrorists has ended after 10 hours during which one terrorist was killed while another was wounded and arrested.
The Police Elite Force and security forces conducted the operation successfully and took over a compound occupied by two terrorists in a small village, Pind Aaraian, near Lahore.
Additional IG Punjab, Sarmad Saeed confirmed that there were only two terrorists inside the house. According to him, heavy arms along with explosives and two motorbikes have been recovered from the house after a thorough search.
Heavy contingent of police, Elite Force commandos and Rangers were called in to capture the terrorists. The police raided the compound located 2.5 km from PM Nawaz Sharif’s private Raiwind residence.
The troops fired tear gas shells, hurled crackers and hand grenades before entering the house from where the terrorists used heavy weapons against the police today, leaving a policeman dead and four others injured.