Six suspected terrorists killed in Quetta operation: CTD

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QUETTA: At least six suspected terrorists, including a woman, were killed during a counter-terrorism operation near Eastern Bypass in Quetta in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Five security personnel were also injured in the operation.

Geo quoted a CTD spokesperson as saying the counterterrorism police and intelligence agencies launched a raid on a terrorist hideout in Eastern Bypass area of the city on a tip-off.

One of the suicide bombers blew himself up by detonating his explosive vest.

During the operation, six terrorists were killed which also included a woman who was wearing a suicide jacket.

According to the spokesman, exchange of gunfire resulted in five security personnel being injured.

Authorities said they seized weapons and ammunition after the operation from the compound.