ORAKZAI AGENCY - At least 13 militants were killed and eight others sustained injuries after fighter jets hit terrorists’ hideouts in Mamozai area of Orakzai Agency on Friday.

Backed by security forces, fighter planes targeted militants’ positions at Mamozai area killing 13 militants and injuring eight others. At least four militant hideouts were also destroyed in the operation.

Mamozai, is located some 70 kilometres south of Gheljo, headquarters of Upper Orakzai Agency. The fighter jets targeted militants’ hideouts for about one hour.

Meanwhile, security forces also conducted a search operation at Bota Khel and Torsmat seizing huge cache of explosives and rockets.