COAS commends Levies for vigilance, action after terror attack foiled

06 May, 2015 10:45 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – The Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday commended the Levies force for their vigilance, action after they intercepted two suicide bombers during a football match at a school ground in Alizai area, Lower Kurram.

According to Director General (DG) Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asim Bajwa, the two suicide bombers approached the football stadium and were intercepted by the Levies.

One suicide bomber detonated his vest after being stopped while the other fled, was chased and shot dead by the Levies.

“We, the whole nation is resolute to not only deny any space to these misguided terrorists, but also eliminate them fully,” the COAS was quoted as saying.

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