According to a statement issued here by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR,) on confirm intelligence, the security forces carried out search operation in Gara Madda . During the operation suspected persons, riding on a motorcycle started firing at troops when they were signaled to stop. Resultantly; fire exchange took place and three terrorists were shot dead. Suicide jackets were also recovered from them.
According to the preliminary reports, the dead were later identified as Iqbal, Waheed and Majid. Iqbal was reportedly carrying a head money of Rs 1 million.