BARA- At least seven militants were killed and eight secret hideouts were also demolished, in a fresh airstrike in Khyber Agency today.

According to Inter-services Public Relations (ISPR), Khyber one is successfully continuing as seven more militants were killed, along with the destruction of eight secret hideouts in Khyber Agency.

Moreover, About 180 militants along with their key leaders have been killed, whereas more than 400 terrorists have surrendered until now.

Earlier, in Operation Khyber 1, 135 militants including prominent commanders have been killed. 250 militants have been arrested since the launching of the operation. According to the military sources, militants are being outflanked as several of their hideouts have been obliterated.

Operation Khyber 1 initiated on October 17, aims at wiping off terrorist entities from the Bara area of Khyber tribal region. Datta Khel, Boya and Degan, which were considered strong holds of militants, have mostly been cleared while the forces are making substantial advancements to ensure the clearance of rest of the trouble spots.