An army major embraced martyrdom during a search operation at a terrorist hideout in Kulachi, Dera Ismail Khan on Wednesday, Director General Inter-Services Public Relations said.
The 28-year-old martyred, Major Ishaq, belonged to Khushab and left behind a widow and an infant.
The funeral prayer of deceased was held at Dera Ismail Khan, which was attended by Chief of Army Staff and other high-ranking officials.
On September 23, an officer of Pakistan Army embraced martyrdom during firing by terrorists from across the border in Rajgal, Khyber Agency, a statement by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
Terrorists fired from across the border on the newly established Pakistani border post in Rajgal, martyring Lieutenant Arsalan Alam, who was commanding the post when he got hit.
Lieutenant Arsalan Alam was 22 years old, the statement said.