The security forces killed three terrorists during an intelligence based operation in general area Tirah of Khyber district.
According to ISPR, during the operation, intense fire exchange took place between the troops and terrorists which also resulted in the killing of terrorist commander Kifayat Tor Adnan.
The terrorist commander was actively involved in multiple terrorist activities against law enforcement agencies as well killing of innocent civilians.
Sanitization of the area is being carried out to eliminate any other terrorists in the area.
The ISPR in its statement reaffirmed the determination to eliminate the menace of terrorism.