Militant killed, five hideouts destroyed

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QUETTA: Frontier Corps shot dead an alleged militant and destroyed five hideouts recovering improvised explosive devices, a vehicle and a motorbike in Jabdar area of Dera Bugti district on Saturday.

According to FC spokesman, acting on a tip off, FC personnel carried out a search operation in the area when an alleged militant opened fire at them.

He was killed in retaliation. Five hiddeouts of militants were demolished and improvised explosive devices, vehicle and a motorcycle were also seized by FC personnel in search operation.

Further investigation was underway.