PESHAWAR: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has left for Peshawar, where he will visit Corps HQ and meet with troops participating in clearance operations.
#COAS leaves for Peshawar.Will visit Corps HQs,meet with troops participating in clearance ops.Will also see all wounded in CMH
— AsimBajwaISPR (@AsimBajwaISPR) September 18, 2015
Earlier, Terrorists attacked the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) camp in the Badaber area, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said Friday, adding that at least eight attackers had been killed.
DG ISPR Major General Asim Bajwa tweeted that eight terrorists had been killed while the search for hidden terrorists was underway. He said that 10 soldiers, including two army officers, were wounded in the exchange of fire with the militants at the Badaber base, 10 kilometres south of Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Maj-Gen Bajwa said that the Corps Commander Peshawar is currently on the ground overseeing the operation.