On 14 April 2022, terrorists ambushed a military convoy near Pak-Afghan border in general area Isham, North Waziristan District.

Rawalpindi - April 15, 2022

No PR-37/2022-ISPR

On 14 April 2022, terrorists ambushed a military convoy near Pak-Afghan border in general area Isham, North Waziristan District. Own troops initiated a prompt response, effectively engaged and killed 4 terrorists. However, during intense exchange of fire, 7 soldiers embraced Shahadat. Details of Shuhada is: -

■ Havaldar Tariq Yousaf (age 36 years, resident of Faisalabad).

■ Sepoy Suleman Waqas (age 34 years, resident of Layyah).

■ Sepoy Junaid Ali (age 26 years, resident of Layyah).

■ Sepoy Ijaz Hussain (age 27 years, resident of Khairpur).

■ Sepoy Waqar Ahmed (age 25 years, resident of Mirpur Khas).

■ Sepoy Muhammad Jawad Ameer (age 24 years, resident of Chakwal).

■ Sepoy Arshad Ali (age 23 years, resident of Sohbatpur).

Clearance operation in the area is underway to eliminate any terrorists.

Pakistan Army is determined to eliminate the menace of terrorism and such sacrifices of our brave soldiers further strengthen our resolve.

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