At least ten militants were killed during operation launched by Frontier Corps (FC) here on Monday.
According to FC spokesperson, the militants of banned outfit were involved in the killing of workers of a road construction company and attacks on armed forces.
Awaran Militia, Special Operation Wing and Panjgur Rifles launched a joint operation in the mountain areas and targeted hideouts of banned outfits. The forces are also using helicopters in the operation.
The FC spokesperson further said that three hideouts of the miscreants and two vehicles of militants were destroyed in the fighting, while three FC personnel were injured in the operation.
He said that the targeted search operation would continue till eradication of miscreants from the province.