A terrorist leader of the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was eliminated in an intelligence-based operation in South Waziristan by security forces, the military’s media wing claimed on Friday.
Nooristan alias Hasan Baba, a “high-value target”, was eliminated in an exchange of fire during a procedure at a terrorist hideout on Sharwangi, Tiarza in South Waziristan, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. According to the statement, he was associated with the affliction of greater than 50 security forces’ employees because 2007.
” The most looked for and wanted terrorist was [an] IED expert and master trainer,” the press release said further.
Nooristan signed up with the TTP Baitullah Mehsud group in 2007 and has been involved in numerous terrorist strikes. He, together with various other militants, accomplished an attack on a checkpost in Manra Shawal Dargai in 2008, which resulted in the martyrdom of three Frontier Corps workers.
In 2009, more than 5 protection workers were martyred in an IED assault in Punch Goonay town. The explosive gadget was planted by Nooristan.
In the same year, Nooristan along with his other affiliates carried out a rocket strike on Shakai camp, resulting in the affliction of 7 workers along with the destruction of an oil tanker. He additionally stood up to the forces during a clearance operation in Khaisura location in 2009 and about 12 soldiers were martyred.
In 2010, Nooristan lagged water poisoning near a military message in Khaisura. He also planted an IED on Inzar-Shakai-Wana road the very same year. At least two soldiers were martyred in the strike.
The very same year, he struck an army fast response force convoy on Khaisura-Taiarza-Wana roadway in which 6 employees were martyred.
3 FC soldiers were martyred in 2011 when Nooristan planted an IED and attacked an FC convoy near Nanokhel school in Khaisura.