Pak Army major martyred during operation in DI Khan

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Major Ishaq

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: A 28-year-old major of the Pakistan Army was martyred on Wednesday in an exchange of fire with terrorists in Dera Ismail Khan, said a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations.
Major Ishaq was killed while security forces were “conducting a search operation on presence of terrorists in a hideout” in DI Khan’s Kulachi area, read the statement posted by Director General ISPR Major Gen Asif Ghafoor on Twitter.
Chief of Army Staff Qamar Jawed Bajwa and other army officials attended the funeral prayers of the martyred major who leaves behind a wife and a one-year-old son.
On November 13, at least two soldiers were martyred and four others were injured in a suspected militant attack on a check post near the Pak-Afghan border in Bajaur Agency. The martyred soldiers were identified as Capt Junaid Hafeez and Sepoy Raham.

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa and other high-ranking officials, including Corps Commander Peshawar Lt Gen Nazir Butt offering Fatiha after funeral prayer of 28-year-old martyr, Major Ishaq, belonged to Khushab. Major Ishaq embraced martyrdom in an exchange of fire during a search operation at a terrorist hideout in Kulachi area.