Troops of Operation Thunder Strike, OPTS, have destroyed the camp of some bandits in Chikun Native Authorities Space of Kaduna State.
Two suspected bandits have been killed in the course of the operation carried out by the OPTS.
This was disclosed by the state’s Commissioner for Inside Safety and House Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, in a press release on Wednesday, NAN stories.
He, nevertheless, disclosed that a number of bandits escaped with life-threatening accidents in the course of the ongoing operations overlaying 5 native authorities areas of Kaduna Central Senatorial District.
The Commissioner additionally disclosed that the troops additionally carried out a search and rescue mission in the course of the operation.
“Troops below the auspices of Operation Thunder Strike (OPTS) and 1 Division Nigerian Military, have neutralised two bandits within the Buruku normal space of Chikun LGA.
“In response to the report, the troops carried out search-and-rescue operations across the Buruku forest, exactly in Rima village, Chikun LGA.
“Contact with bandits was made round Buruku village. A firefight ensued, throughout which two bandits have been neutralised.
“A number of bandit camps have been additionally cleared and destroyed in the course of the operation,” he mentioned.
Troops destroy bandits’ camps, kill two in Kaduna