BANNU – Two Pakistan Army personnel, including an officer, died and four terrorists killed in an exchange of fire in FR Bannu on Thursday.

Two personnel of the Pakistan Army also embraced martyrdom during the gunfight. They included Lieutenant Khawar and Naik Shehzad.

The military troops effectively retaliated to hostile gunfire, killing four terrorists.

Security forces conducted an intelligence-based operation in Mullagano area of Jani Khel town in Bannu district. It was then that terrorists hiding in the vicinity opened fire on security personnel.