QUETTA (Staff Report) – As many as five suspected terrorists were killed in the Chashma Achozai area of Quetta during an exchange of fire with police, officials said on Tuesday.

According to the statement, four of the deceased militants were identified as Najeeb, Aijaz, Yusuf, Abdul Khaliq, while the fifth could not be identified.

Police officials also claimed to have recovered Kalashnikovs, rocket launchers, hand grenades and explosive material from the militants’ possession.

The terrorists were also allegedly involved in the target killing of eight policemen and two Balochistan Constabulary men in the Satellite Town area of Quetta.