Nineteen militants were killed and 10 wounded in security forces offensive against militants in South Waziristan. According to sources, fighter jets and gunship helicopters targeted militants hideouts in Kanigroon, Sam and Larma areas killing 13 militants and injuring eight. Six militants killed and two wounded in Khanigamal area. Forces faced stiff resistance in these areas. Meanwhile, security forces started establishing check posts in Sherongi, Khesor and Zoynarai. On the other hand, forces closed North Waziristan and Bannu Road in Bakkakhel area. The migration is on from affected areas and local residents are moving towards safer places.