The terrorist attack took place in Pakistan’s southwestern province of Balochistan. It has been reported that 15 people have been killed. The dead included nine militants, two civilians and four law enforcement personnel.
The news agency Reuters reported that separatist militants attacked Balochistan from last Monday midnight to Tuesday morning. Later, the security forces started a counter-operation. Casualties occurred during this time.
The Inter-Services Public Relations Agency (ISPR) of the Pakistani military said in a statement on Tuesday that militants have carried out multiple attacks, including suicide bombings, in the towns of Mach and Kolpur in Balochistan. At this time, the security forces want to counter attack. At least nine militants including three suicide bombers were killed. Three others were injured.
Security forces were immediately deployed in the area after the attack by the militants. Then they started the campaign.
The separatist organization Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) has already claimed responsibility for the attack. The organization has been demanding the independence of Balochistan for a long time.