Pathankot: Security forces have killed six terrorists in the IAF base in Pathankot in Punjab, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday as the operation against the terrorists entered its fourth day. According to the Defence Minister the combing operation was still on to ensure no more terrorists were hidden inside.
"In this operation, six terrorists have been neutralised," Parrikar said, adding, "Two of those bodies are burnt badly. Combing operations are still on and may continue till tomorrow."
While talking to the media persons Parrikar said, "None of the buildings are damaged except the one where the two terrorists were hiding. Very difficult operation, one of the terrorist bodies still has a grenade strapped to it." ()