Col Sohail
Col. Sohail Abid (Photo: ISPR)

Pakistan Army’s colonel Sohail Abid has been martyred in an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in Killi Almas area of Balochistan on Wednesday.

Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement, the security forces carried out the operation after an under custody suspect disclosed about the presence of terrorists in Milli Almas, killing three terrorists including a most wanted LeJ commander Salman Bedani.

Badeni was described as a high-value target, wanted for his involvement in the killing of more than 100 people, including policemen and members of the Hazara community.

During intense exchange of fire, Colonel Sohail Abid of Military Intelligence embraced martyrdom and 4 other soldiers got injuries, the ISPR further said in its statement.

Terrorist Weapons
Security forces have also recovered a huge cache of munitions in the operation.
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