ISLAMABAD   -  Pak Army soldier embraced martyrdom in a terrorist attack at a security forces check post in Mach, Balochistan, said the media wing of the military on Sunday.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) directorate, the terrorists targeted the security forces post in Mach, Balochistan. However, "Frontier Corps troops responded promptly. During exchange of fire, Sepoy Irfan embraced shahadat while two other soldiers were injured," said a press statement issued by the ISPR.

It further said that Pakistan Army remains committed to defeat such cowardly acts by externally-sponsored terrorist elements. "Terrorists will not be allowed to sabotage the hard-earned peace in the country," said the ISPR further.