Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji, on Saturday, eradicated no fewer than 50 bandits at Kuriya village in Kaura Namoda Native Authorities Space of Zamfara State.
The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche confirmed this in a press release on Sunday.
He added that the 334 rustled livestock had been additionally recovered from the bandits throughout the encounter.
Enemche mentioned the operation was carried out by the gallant troops with shut air assist by the air element.
The operation adopted actionable intelligence on the actions of the bandits within the location.
He mentioned that 4 troopers had been wounded within the encounter.
In keeping with him, human intelligence confirmed that no fewer than 50 armed bandits had been killed within the encounter.
Troops kill over 50 bandits in Zamfara