ISLAMABAD - A Frontier Constabulary soldier embraced martyrdom while confronting terrorists’ attack on a security check post established for protection of N-85 Highway near Hoshab, District Kechh, Pakistan Army said on Monday. 

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Directorate, terrorists attacked FC Balochistan Post established for security of N-85 Highway near Hoshab, District Kechh on Sunday night. “During fire exchange, Sepoy Asad Mehdi had embraced Shahadat (martyrdom),” it added.

The area was cordoned off and escape routes were blocked to apprehend the fleeing terrorists. Moreover, area sanitisation and search operation was also in progress, according to the statement.