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Major incidents of Terrorism-related violence in Pakistan - 2015

S.N.

Date

Incidents
Killed
Injured
C
SFs
T
Total
1
January 2

The FC claimed to have killed four suspected militants in the Naal area of Khuzdar District in Balochistan. One FC trooper was also killed during an exchange of fire with suspected militants.

0
1
4
5
0
2
January 3

Pakistani Rangers, in an operation, killed four criminals, identified as Sanaullah (25), Ameer (35), Hassan (28) and Liaqat (30), near Jumman Shah Road of Lyari Town in Karachi, the provincial capital of Sindh.

0
0
4
4
0
3
January 4

At least 31 militants have been killed and scores of others injured as jet fighters targeted militants hideouts in Koki Khel area of Tirah Valley in Khyber Agency of FATA.

0
0
31
31
NS
4
January 4

A US drone strike at Wacha Basti village near Alwara Mandi in Dattakhel of NWA in FATA killed eight militants and injured two others.

0
0
8
8
2
5
January 4

A bomb targeting Shias at a volleyball match killed at least four persons and injured eight at the Hussaini ground in the Kalaya area of Orakzai Agency in FATA.

4
0
0
4
8
6
January 6

Three bullet riddled bodies were found at a graveyard in Qandhari area of Safi tehsil in Mohmand Agency of FATA.

3
0
0
3
0
7
January 6

Three suspected militants, identified as Gul Pir Khan, Noor Alam and Ameer Mohammad, were killed in a Police encounter led by CID's Counter-Terrorism Unit on Northern Bypass, on the outskirts of Karachi, the provincial capital of Sindh.

0
0
3
3
0
8
January 7

Twelve militants were killed in shelling by gunship helicopters of the Army while four terrorist hideouts were also destroyed in Mama Ziarat and Khadarkhel areas of Datta Khel tehsil in NWA in FATA.

0
0
12
12
0
9
January 7

Unidentified assailants shot dead four labourers while leaving another injured on the Qambarani Road in Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan.

4
0
0
4
1
10
January 8

Four Al-Qaeda terrorists, including a 'commander', were killed in alleged encounter with Police in Qayyumabad area of Karachi, the provincial capital of Sindh.

0
0
4
4
0
11
January 8

Four SF personnel were killed and two others injured in an IED explosion apparently targeting the vehicle of SFs in Lower Kurram Agency of FATA.

0
4
0
4
2
12
January 9

At least seven LI militants were killed and several others injured in explosions at a terrorist centre in the Sipah area of Khyber Agency in FATA.

0
0
7
7
NS
13
January 9

Six militants were killed in an exchange of fire with SFs in Dattakhel tehsil of NWA in FATA.

0
0
6
6
0
14
January 9

Four soldiers were killed and two others sustained injuries in a roadside blast when the soldiers were on a routine patrol in the Bashak area of Orakzai Agency in FATA.

0
4
0
4
2
15
January 9

Eight persons were killed and 25 others wounded in a bomb blast on Imambargah Aun Muhammad Rizvi at Chittian Hattian locality of Rawalpindi city of Punjab.

8
0
0
8
25
16
January 9

At least three soldiers of FC were killed and five others sustained injuries when their convoy came under gun and rocket attack in a remote hilly area of Santsar in Gwadar District of Balochistan.

0
3
0
3
5
17
January 12

Seven personnel of the FC were killed and one injured when militants attacked a checkpost of the SFs in the Mekhtar area of Loralai District in Balochistan.

0
7
0
7
1
18
January 13

SSP Malir Rao Anwar claimed to have killed five alleged terrorists in an encounter at Gulshan-e-Bunair area of Karachi, the Provincial capital of Sindh.

0
0
5
5
0
19
January 15

At least seven militants were killed while four others were injured in a US drone strike near the Pak-Afghan border in Wacha Dara area of Ladha tehsil in South Waziristan Agency of FATA.

0
0
7
7
4
20
January 16

Three Shia men, identified as lawyer Fayyaz Hussain Shah (40), and his two nephews Mir Ghazi Shah (20) and Mir Hamza Shah (22) were shot dead while they were returning home from a religious gathering in Rawalpindi District of Punjab.

3
0
0
3
0
21
January 19

At least seven militants and three soldiers were killed during a clash in Banda area of Salarzai town in Bajaur Agency of FATA.

0
3
7
10
0
22
January 19

At least five militants were killed when a US drone fired two missiles at a compound in Shahi Khel neighbourhood of Shawal in North Waziristan Agency of FATA.

0
0
5
5
0
23
January 25

At least 35 suspected militants, an unspecified number of foreigners among them, were killed when military planes shelled their hideouts in North Waziristan Agency of FATA.

0
0
35
35
0
24
January 26

Eight suspected militants, including key commanders of various outfits, were killed and several others sustained injuries when jet fighters of PAF blitzed their positions in various areas including Speen Drand, Tor Darra, Tarkhu Kas in Kukikhel, Nakai and other areas in Tirah Valley of Khyber Agency in FATA.

0
0
8
8
0
25
January 26

Five persons, including a retired Police SI Muhammad Salleh Shah, were killed and one sustained injuries when in a Chithar-bound pickup that was coming from Dera Murad Jamali stumbled over a landmine in the Soonwah area of Naseerabad District in Balochistan.

5
0
0
5
1
26
January 27

At least 53 militants, including 12 foreigners, were killed when jet fighters of PAF conducted aerial strike on militants' hideout in Kharh Tangi area of Dattakhel tehsil in North Waziristan Agency of FATA.

In another strike in the same area later, 23 militants were killed, the ISPR claimed.

0
0
76
76
0
27
January 27

16 militants were killed and 12 others injured when PAF planes pounded their hideouts in Therkho Kas, Wacha Wana, Sra Vella and Nakai areas of Tirah valley in Khyber Agency of FATA.

0
0
16
16
12
28
January 27

At least six militants were killed and a security official was injured in an operation conducted by SFs in Kulachi area of Dera Ismail Khan District in KP.

0
0
6
6
1
29
January 28

SSP Malir Rao Anwar Ahmed claimed to have killed five militants in Nawab Goth area within the limits of Steel Town Police Station in Bin Qasim Town of Karachi in Sindh. According to SSP Rao the militants belonged to TTP were planning to attack the Razzakabad Police Training Centre.

0
0
5
5
0
30
January 28

At least seven militants were killed and one other was injured in a US drone strike in the Shawal area of North Waziristan Agency in FATA.

0
0
7
7
1
31
January 29

Three unidentified bodies were found in Shero checkpoint area of Dera Ismail Khan City in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

3
0
0
3
0
32
February 1

Rangers claimed to have killed five gangsters in an encounter in Salar Goth area of Malir Town in Karachi of Sindh.

0
0
5
5
0
33
February 1

CID of Sindh Police claimed to have killed four TTP militants in a shootout in Manghopir area of Gadap Town in Karachi of Sindh and recovered weapons and explosive material from their possession.

0
0
4
4
0
34
February 2

At least three peace volunteers were killed while two others were injured in a bomb blast in Nari Baba area of Tirah Valley in Khyber Agency of FATA.

3
0
0
3
2
35
February 3

At least four soldiers were killed in an explosion targeting a convoy of Security Forces in Warmagai area of Kurram Agency in FATA. Following the blast, SF and militants also clashed, killing two TTP militants, including one key 'commander', Gul, and his accomplice.

0
4
2
6
0
36
February 3

Five TI activists were killed in an IED in Naray Baba area of Tirah Valley in Khyber Agency of FATA.

5
0
0
5
0
37
February 3

Unidentified militants shot dead five customs officials patrolling overnight in Kohat District of KP.

0
5
0
5
0
38
February 4

At least 25 militants were killed in air strikes in the Sanzila area of South Waziristan Agency in FATA as part of a major offensive against the TTP and other insurgents.

0
0
25
25
0
39
February 4

At least four militants were killed and one was injured in a clash between SFs and militants in Jani Khel area of Bannu District in KP.

0
0
4
4
1
40
February 7

At least seven militants were killed in a clash with SFs in Mohmand Agency in the FATA.

0
0
7
7
0
41
February 7

Six unidentified bodies were recovered from Yaka Ghund area in Mohmand Agency of FATA.

0
0
6
6
0
42
February 8

Three members of the pro-government peace committee, TI, were killed and five others sustained injuries in an explosion in Nari Baba area of Tirah Valley in Khyber Agency of FATA.

3
0
0
3
5
43
February 9

At least 13 suspected militants were killed and their seven hideouts destroyed when the PAF fighter jets pounded Tor Darra, Sur Kas, Wachy Wanay, Dua Toey, Sra Khawra and Sra Wela areas of Tirah Valley in Khyber Agency of FATA.

0
0
13
13
0
44
February 10

At least 15 BLF militants and a FC official were killed in a gun battle in Basima area of Kharan District in Balochistan.

0
1
15
16
0
45
February 10

Three unidentified militants were killed when the FC opened fire during an operation in Shadikor area of Gwadar District in Balochistan.

0
0
3
3
0
46
February 12

Seven suspected militants were killed and 15 others were injured in PAF air strikes on militant hideouts in Dwa Thoe, Sarrai, Sheikh Kot, Tor Darra, Nangrosa and Speen Drand areas of Tirah valley in Khyber Agency of FATA.

0
0
7
7
15
47
February 13

At least 22 Shia persons were killed and another 50 were injured during a gun and bomb attack at an Imambargah in Phase-5 locality of Hayatabad area in Peshawar, the provincial capital of KP when suicide attackers and gunmen -dressed in police uniform - attacked worshippers offering Friday prayers.

22
0
2
24
50
48
February 14

15 militants were killed and a soldier sustained injuries in a clash near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border in the Kurram Agency of FATA.

0
0
15
15
1
49

February 17

At least eight persons, including two Policemen, were killed and 23 others were injured in a suicide attack on Police headquarters near the main gate of Police Lines in Qila Gujjar Singh area of Lahore.

6 2 1 9 23
50

February 17

Four dead bodies, including that of two missing Levies personnel, were found in Zhob District of Balochistan.

2
2
0
4
0
51

February 18

At least four Shias were killed and six others were injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up during evening prayers at the mosque in Qasr-e-Sakina Imambargah located on Kurri Road in New Shakrial area of Rawalpindi District in Punjab.

4
0
1
5
6
52

February 18

Three terrorists and one FC soldier were killed in an exchange of fire during an encounter in Panjgur District of Balochistan. One FC soldier was wounded.

0
1
3
4
1
53

February 19

Four TTP militants were shot dead in a Police encounter near a graveyard in Sohrab Goth area of Gadap Town in Karachi, the provincial capital of Sindh.

0
0
4
4
0
54

February 19

Three dead bodies of militants were found in Saran area under the jurisdiction of Mattani Police in Peshawar, the provincial capital of KP.

0
0
3
3
0
55

February 20

At least five militants and an Army Officer were killed and a soldier was injured when fighting erupted during a cordon-and-search operation in Dattakhel area in North Waziristan Agency of FATA.

0
1
5
6
1
56

February 20

Three militants were killed in a clash with Security Forces in Patala area of Kurram Agency in FATA.

0
0
3
3
0
Total*
75
38
384
497
170+
*Data till February 22, 2015

Note: C - Civilian, SFs - Security Force Personnel, T - Terrorists


Note:Compiled from news reports and are provisional.

 

 

 

 

 
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