The jet fighters targeted the positions of the militants in South Waziristan region reportedly killing many insurgents hiding in the region. According to earlier reports the militants fired rockets at Jindola FC fort in South Waziristan region injuring three security men. Moreover, the militants tried to detonate New Sabzi Mandi police check post in Bannu and damaged a portion of the building. The militants also destroyed a telephone exchange and a police check post with explosives in Lower Dir district.