Security forces conducted an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in Spinwam, North Waziristan, in which two alleged terrorists were killed and a soldier martyred, said an ISPR press release on Saturday.
It said the two suspects allegedly opened fire when forces besieged their hideout and were killed in an exchange of fire.
During the operation, Naik Khan, 32, was a resident of Attock, embraced martyrdom.
The suspected militants allegedly belonged to the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) outfit.
They were allegedly active members of TTP in Spinwam and involved in terrorist activities against security forces.