RAWALPINDI: Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Major Gen Asif Ghafoor Monday said Operation Khyber-4 in Rajgal Valley had been completed and now sanitization of the area was underway.
“Operation Khyber-4 was launched on July 15, and today it has been completed. Now only cleansing of the hideouts of terrorists is in progress,” he said this while holding a press conference here at the ISPR office.
Sharing the details, he said during the operation 52 terrorists were killed, while 31 were arrested. “Technically; this
was a well-planned and steady operation. We have been successful in minimizing their (terrorists) effectiveness,” he said.
During the operation, he said two soldiers of Pakistan Army embraced `Shahadat’, while six were injured.
He said the security forces had recovered around 150 improvised explosive devices (IEds) during the operation adding that a made in India weapon was also recovered.
He said Pakistan Army’s troops with support of Pakistan Air Force took part in the operation.