ISLAMABAD: Police in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has killed an Islamic State-linked terrorist commander throughout a raid at his hideout in Peshawar, it mentioned.
The counter-terrorism division of police carried out the raid on the hideout of the terrorist who opened hearth on the police after being cornered.
The terrorist was killed throughout the change of firing whereas his confederate managed to flee, the sources mentioned.
Talking to the media, a police official mentioned the terrorist was an area commander of the Islamic State (IS) group within the nation, who was concerned in a number of terrorist actions, together with a current assault at a mosque in Peshawar, that left dozens of individuals killed and a whole lot of others injured.
The sources mentioned the terrorist was additionally needed within the killing of a priest and policemen moreover being concerned in different incidents of focused killings.
Search for the fleeing confederate of the terrorist is underway.