ISLAMABAD, 5th March 2016 (WAM)— Pakistani Security forces killed 323 terrorists and detained 12,234 suspects in Balochistan province, in the south west of Pakistan, in 2015, a report released by the Home and Tribal Affairs Ministry of the Government of Balochistan province, revealed Saturday.

The report said that 2593 intelligence-based joint operations were conducted across the province last year.

The raids carried out by the Constabulary and police forces were part of an effort to tighten noose around anti-state elements under the National Action Plan.

The law enforcement personnel also recovered 3763 light and heavy weapons and confiscated 248,327 rounds during the raids.

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