Aaj TV News

BR100 4,381 Decreased By ▼ -20 (-0.46%)
BR30 16,863 Decreased By ▼ -630 (-3.6%)
KSE100 43,233 Decreased By ▼ -1 (-0%)
KSE30 16,718 Increased By ▲ 20 (0.12%)
CASES 1,286,453 431
DEATHS 28,761 8
Sindh 476,494 Cases
Punjab 443,379 Cases
Balochistan 33,491 Cases
Islamabad 107,848 Cases
KP 180,254 Cases

A Pakistan Army captain was martyred while two other soldiers sustained injuries after their vehicle hit an improvised explosive device (IED) on Sunday.

According to the Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR), security forces vehicle hit an IED planted by terrorists in Tobo, Gichik Balochistan.

The injured soldiers were shifted to a medical facility in Khuzdar, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement.

Interior minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad condemned the attack.

Taking on twitter the minister expressed sadness over the death of a captain in the attack

Leader of the opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif also strongly condemned the terrorist attack.

"The nation salutes the sacrifices of our armed forces to defend the motherlanD. My condolences & thoughts are with the bereaved family of Shaheed," he wrote on Twitter.