Quetta: Six suspected terrorists were killed during a search operation carried out by Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD near Eastern Bypass in Quetta on Wednesday.
According to a CTD spokesperson, the security forces conducted a joint operation on a tip-off about the presence of terrorists in Eastern Bypass.
The spokesperson further said, one of the suicide bombers blew himself up during encounter by detonating his explosive vest.
He added, during the operation, six terrorists were killed which also included a woman who was wearing a suicide jacket.
The exchange of gunfire also injured five security personnel, the CTD spokesperson said.
He further added that the security forces seized weapons and ammunition from the compound after the operation.