ISLAMABAD – On Tuesday the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) carried out multiple air strikes in Khyber Agency on several terrorist positions, according to a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).

According to Army’s media wing, forces pounded hideouts in Rajgal area, killing scores of terrorists near Pak-Afghan border.

Pakistan has intensified its operation near the border area of Afghanistan in the wake of recent spree of terrorists attacks. Pak-Afghan border has also been sealed at Torkham following the attack on Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine that took over 80 lives.

Earlier, according to the ISPR, the army killed more than 100 suspected militants in intelligence-based operations carried out by security forces across the country, including Punjab.