ORAKZAI AGENCY - At least 23 militants were killed and seven others sustained injuries when fighter jets pounded militants’ hideouts in Orakzai Agency on Saturday. The forces targeted militants in the areas of Dabori, Kago Qamar, Hasanzai, Mamozai, Torsam, Adukhel, and Sama Bazaar. Resultantly, around 23 militants were killed while seven others injured.

Moreover, 11 militants’ hideouts were also destroyed in the action. The forces also carried out a search operation in Arhang and Mulla Patay and recovered a huge cache of arms, ammunitions, explosives and landmines.