Troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI, has thwarted armed bandits attack at Mara Zamfarawa village in Danmusa LGA of Katsina State, north-west Nigeria.
This was made known in a statement issued to the press by coordinator Defense Media Operations major General John Enenche.
According to the statement, 6 bandits were killed while several others escaped with gunshots wounds during the encounter.
The statement disclosed that similarly, following aggressive patrol and intelligence reports troops successfully arrested suspected bandits informers and collaborators at Dunya village in Danmusa LGA.
Enenche further said troops also conducted cordon and search operations at Mara Zamfarawa and Birchi Malamawa villages in Danmusa LGA the process of which several bandits escaped with gunshots wounds.