ORAKZAI AGENCY - As many as 27 militants were killed and 25 others got injured in a fresh offensive launched by the security forces against the militants on Saturday in Upper Orakzai Agency. According to details, the militants attacked personnel of security forces when they were patrolling in Darra Sham area, which resulted in injuring two security men. However, in countermove, the security forces killed 27 militants, besides injuring 25 others. The forces also destroyed four hideouts of the militants. After the fierce fighting, the security forces cordoned off the area and launched a search operation.