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RuF. Ehsan Ullah Ehsan exposes hostile foreign agenda & their designs to destabilise Pak. Our youth is our strength, shall never fall prey. (@OfficialDGISPR) Assist Punjab Rangers in operations. Report suspicious activity / information related to terrorism in Punjab direct to Punjab Rangers on following.. Call: 04299220030/99221230 SMS: 03408880047 WhatsApp: 03408880100 Email: [email protected] Postal Address: Headquarters Pakistan Rangers Punjab. 33 Ghazi Road Lahore General Public is requested to report any suspicious activity in Punjab, Balochistan and Sind regarding terrorists at universal no 1135 and for KPK at 1125. These numbers can be dialed directly without any code from mobile or PTCL No.

Press Release
DG ISPR Press Brief
Rawalpindi - April 17, 2017: 


Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad Strategy

  • End State      A stable, peaceful & normalized Pakistan with Terrorists freedom of action significantly curtailed through a comprehensive approach of consolidating gains in the Western Zone, cleansing Terrorist support base, illegal weapons and explosives control in the country, thereby restoring pub confidence.
  • Cardinals
    • Stable Peaceful and a Normalized Pakistan
      • Only states has authority to use  force
      • Stabilization of Western Zone - Denial of freedom of action to terrorist
      • Dismantling Terrorist Support base in heartland -Dilution of residual potential of terrorists
      • Support implementation of National Action Plan as whole-of- nation approach
      • Support policy initiatives included national counter narrative
    • Army fight terrorists; terrorism and extremism are fought by the Law Enforcement Agencies (whole-of-nation approach).
  • Manifestation
    • Broad Spectrum Security / Counter Terrorism (CT) operations by Rangers in Punjab, continuation of ongoing operations across the country.
    • Focus on more effective Pakistan-Afghanistan border security management.
    • Country wide de- weaponization and, explosive control long term reforms.
  • Progress Radd-ul-Fasaad

Area

Maj Ops

IBOs

#Jt CP

Appr

*UnregAfgAppr

Wpns

Ammo

Surr

Ts Killed

Punjab

2

2692

625

3139

345

1088

121,090

-

17

Sind

1

335

21

157

620

165

8,324

52

8

Bln

4

261

13

283

692

1231

10,402

487

10

FATA / KPK

8

1247

64

931

202

1599

482,375

19

73

Total

15

4535

723

4510

1859

4083

622,191

558

108

            *Unregistered Afghanistan Apprehension - #Joint Check Posts

  • Current Major Operations
    • Punjab
      • Lahore.          On 14 Apr, a major terrorist attack planned for Eastersuccessfully foiled by Intelligence Agencies. A special IBOs wasconducted in    Punjab Housing Society Lhr. 1 Terrorist Killed and 1 Female Suicide Bomber arrested along with prepared suicide jackets. 4 Soldiers including 2 Officers were injured.
      • DG Khan.      On 14 Apr Pakistan Rangers (Punjab) along with CTD and Intelligence Agencies conducted a joint operation in Basti Dadwani (چوٹیزیریں), 30 kms from Dera Ghazi Khan. 10 terrorists ex banned TTP killed. In intense exchange of fire 4 Rangers soldiers embraced shahadat while 2 got injured. Those killed include Muhammad Asghar son of Ibrahim, Yaqoob son of Ibrahim, Majeed son of GhulamQadir, Naeem son of Nazir, Sohail son of Farid, Fareed son of Nabi Bakhsh, Mirza son of QadirBakhsh, Imran son of Siddique, Fahad son of Ismail.As per intelligence reports, AsgharDadwani and Naeem both residents of BastiDadwani, DistDera Ghazi Khan were affiliates of LeJ. Later both joined TTP and got proper terrorists training from Afghanistan and became hard core Terrorists. Both remained involved in terrorist activities in the area and continue terrorizing locals. On 13 Apr 17, on pointation of ISI, joint IBO was planned. Operation started early morning. Cordon was established at 0430 hrs, whereas search commenced at 0515 hrs. On seeing Rangers very close, Ashgar tried to escape but he was effectively engaged and killed. There after, exchange of fire started with remaining terrorist which lasted for almost 2 hrs. Remaining terrorist engaged Ranger troops from well dug / hiding positions. During intense exchange of fire remaining terrorists were also killed.
    • Balochistan.                       
      • Chaman.       On 9th Apr Security forces foiled major terrorist activity planned for Quetta. FC conducted an IBO in general area Chaman along Pak-Afghan border and recovered 120 kgs explosive laden prepared vehicle on crossing border planned to be used for terrorist activity in Quetta. Two terrorists also arrested. Initial interrogation reveals that vehicle was prepared as IED at Kandahar. The IBO was conducted on intelligence information that a prepared vehicle is coming to Pakistan from Afghanistan for terrorist activity.
      • Loralai.          On 15 Apr, FC Balochistanconduct an IBO in Loralai. 22 IEDsdumped for terrorist activities were recovered.
    • KPK
      • Aurakzai Agency.         On 16 Apr,Security forces recover huge cache       of armsand ammunition including rockets, prepared IEDs, explosive, grenades, mortor bombs, different types of weapons and communication equipment  from Kalaya, Aurakzai. The operation was launched oncredible intelligence.  TTP Markaz established in under ground tunnels in Kalaya, Aurakzai Agency destroyed during Operation.
      • Kurram Agency.     On 16 Apr,in a separate IBO in Parachinar, Kurram Agency, FC and intelligence Agencies recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition including rockets, IEDs, grenade, mines, mortor ammo, explosives different types of weapons and communication equipmentThe recovery of such huge cache indicative of planning for major terrorist attack which has been averted.
    • Sind.  A major terrorist activity was foiled by Sind Ranjers in KemariMowathGoch area. 5 terrorist affiliated with AQIS having link with RAW / NDS namely Tahir Zaman, Muhammad Nawaz, Bilal Ahmed, Muhammad FarhanSaddique, Dur Muhammad who were planning a major terrorist activity in Karachi were apprehended.
  • Military Courts

Total Cases

274

Death Sentence

161 (143 petition to COAS, all rejected.
        143 petition process by MoI.
         63 petition rejected by President)

Executions

24

Before RuF

13

After RuF

11 (55 days)

Being executed shortly

14

Letter awaited from Jail authorities

17

Subjudice

6

  • Border Management
    • Fencing
      • Total Border FATA / KPK - 1172 Km (Total Border with Afg 2611 Km)
      • Fence able area - 744 Km
      • Non Fence able area (Dir / Chitral) - 428 Km
      • Pri 1 (Bajur, Mohamand, Khyber) - 100 Km
    • Border Posts / Forts
      • Completed - 43
      • Under construction - 63
      • Pipeline - 338 (2019)
  • Census. 6 Population and Housing Census commenced on 15 Mar 2017. Census process is divided in to two phases spread over 72 days with a 10 days gaps in between the phases.  There are total 168,274 blocks, 20645 circles, 3312 charge and 458 census disttin the country. First phase of census which commenced on Mar 15 successfully completed despite few odd attempts to disrupt the process.  7 soldiers laid their lives including 5 victims of Lhr Suicide Bomber (SB) attack while 15 (9 SB attack, 6 Rd accidents) were injured. Phase 2 is commencing from Apr 25 to May 25. Army considers this a national undertaking and will do all necessary for accomplishment of the process.
  • Development works (Country wide include FATA)
    • Infrastructure - 86 Projs
    • Rds
    • Constructed - 14820 Kms
    • Ongoing - 1363 Kms

Total - 16183 Kms

    • Bridges - 833 Nos
    • Build operate transfer projects - 9 Nos
    • Thermal Projs - 26 Nos
    • Air Fds - 62 Nos
    • Rly Projs - 376 Kms
    • Laying Optics Fiber - 6910 Kms
    • Tunnels - 15 Nos
    • Canals - 533 Kms
  • Schools / Colleges FATA Specific
    • New - 67 Nos
      • Cadet Colleges - 4 Nos
      • Others - 63 Nos
    • Reconstructed - 147 Nos
  • Health Related Projs
    • Water Supply System (WSS)
      • 11 x MajProjs (InclProjs like GomalZam Dam, Khanpur Dam, KurramTangi Dam)
      • 343 x WSS  all over FATA  / Bln
  • Pers
    • Children studying in APS&C across Pakistan
      • FATA - 1195 Nos
      • Bln
        • Studying in APS - 545 Nos
        • Chamlang Students - 4375 Nos
  • Cease Fire Violations (CFVs)

2014

315

2015

248

2016

382

2017

222


  • Civilian Causalities

2016

2017

Loc

Shaheed

Injured

Loc

Shaheed

Injured

LoC

39

98

LoC

4

24

WB

8

53

WB

0

0

Total

47

151

Total

4

24

  • COAS
    • Pak Army is a state institution working for security and stability as force of peace and order. Acknowledge support of the nation which is hall mark of our commitment and motivation.
    • Radd-ul-Fasaad  is an operation in which every Pakistan is a soldier. We have to clear Pakistan of Fasaad and Fassadies together while staying united.
    • Social media has become a menace through its misuse.Educate ourselves especially youth for its purposeful use rather than falling prey to hostile agenda/design.

Thanks all stake holders for supporting Army and participating in Radd-ul-Fasaad.

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