ISLAMABAD - A soldier of security forces on Tuesday embraced martyrdom while fighting valiantly during a terrorist attack on a security post along Pakistan-Iran border.

A group of terrorists targeted a post of security forces along the Pakistan-Iran border in Abdoi Sector, Balochistan, said a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). 

During the heavy exchange of fire, Lance Naik Zaheer Ahmed, a resident of Nushki area of Balochistan, embraced martyrdom fighting courageously. The security forces also inflicted losses onto the fleeing terrorists.  

“Pakistan’s security forces remain determined to defeat such acts of inimical elements, aimed at disrupting peace, stability and progress of Balochistan,” the military’s media wing said.