The funeral prayers of the five killed soldiers were offered at Peshawar Garrison Club today, according to Inter Services Public Relations.

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak, Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, Corps Commandar Lieutenant General Nazir Ahmed Butt and other civil and military officers attended the funeral prayers.

The names of soldiers that were killed are Sanaullah, Safdar, Altaf, Nek Muhammad and Anwar.

Five soldiers were killed in Mohmand Agency while foiling a terrorism bid on three border checkpoints on Saturday night, according to Inter Services Public Relations.

10 terrorists were also killed during the exchange of fire between army personnel and terrorists.

According to COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa statement, "Terrorists must be denied freedom of movement along the border." He praised the soldiers for the immediate response but also expressed grief over the loss of precious lives.

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif condemned the attack on security check posts in Mohmand Agency

However, he added, Pakistan Army soldiers showed bravery by killing 10 terrorists.