At least 12 militants and one security personnel were killed and 15 militants sustained injuries in ongoing operation launched by security forces in Kundital area of Orakzai Agency on Sunday. According to security forces, in the ongoing operation launched by security forces against militants, security forces fired shells at the hideouts of militants, killing at least 12 militants and injuring 15 others. A hideout of militants was completely destroyed in the operation. The security sources said that militants in retaliation fired shells at the security forces in which one solider was martyred on the spot and three others sustained injuries.