At least two army soldiers were martyred on Friday in Balochistan’s Kech district, said the military’s media wing.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), terrorists targeted a security forces check post.
During exchange of fire, Lance Naik Manzar Abbas, resident of District Khushab and Sepoy Abdul Fath, resident of Khuzdar embraced martyrdom.
A follow up operation is in progress in the area to search for fleeing terrorists.
ISPR added that security forces are determined to defeat terrorism acts aimed at disrupting peace, stability and progress of Balochistan.