Security forces gunned down a terrorist commander wanted for his involvement in high-profile terrorist activities in the restive northwest part of Pakistan. The army gave this information. The army's media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Saturday that terrorist commander Muhammad Noor alias Sarkari was killed in an encounter with security forces in the Shewa area of North Waziristan on December 2.
Noor was wanted by the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) for his involvement in several terrorist activities against Pakistan's security forces and several cases of kidnapping and ransom. The ISPR said, "During the fierce exchange of fire, notorious terrorist commander Muhammad Noor alias Sarkari was killed." Arms and ammunition have also been recovered from him. ”Last month, a Pakistani army soldier was killed in an encounter with terrorists in the South Waziristan district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.