Mir Ali- At least six militants were killed in the ongoing operation ‘Zarb-e-Azb’ in Datta Khel today, military media wing said.

According to Inter Services Public Relations, a soldier of Pakistan army and a civilian also embraced martyrdom in Datta Khel during clearance operation.

According to sources, clearance operation will end soon once all militants are flushed out.

More than 800 militants have been killed in the operation that began on June 15.

Meanwhile, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has approved Rs 1.569 billion for the ongoing military operation ‘Zarb-e-Azb’.

The sanctioned amount will be spent on internally displaced persons.

According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), some 62,251 families left North Waziristan in the wake of the military offensive.