QUETTA - At least five terrorists were killed , five injured and several arrested, on Friday, as a result of a search action carried out by Frontier Corps (FC) following a tip-off about the presence of terrorists in the hideouts located in the mountains of Suinni Shoran and Hambada in Bolan.  Terrorists were planning to target public transport at the National Highway. Terrorists opened firing on the security forces during the search action.

Five of the terrorists got killed as the forces retaliated whereas five got injured.

According to FC, terrorist were connected to the outlawed Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) and United Baloch Army (UBA).

The operation was also assisted by Sibi Scouts and Special Wing.