BAJAUR: Twelve more Afghan militants have been killed in clash with security forces and Qaumi Lashkar in Mamond district of Bajaur Agency, Geo News reported on Friday.
Security forces continued their search operation following an attack by militants who crossed the border from Afghanistan. Last night Afghan militants attacked and killed five people and injured several others in Mamond, while in retaliation nine were militants were perished.
On Friday, during search operation 12 militants were killed, while a member of Qaumi Lashkar was injured. Security forces and the Qaumi Lashkar have gained complete control of the border areas.
Strict security arrangements have been made in Bajaur Agency and checking is taking place at all entry and exit points.
A total of 21 Afghan militants have been killed since yesterday (Thursday).