The terrorist groups is falsely claiming responsibility for terrorist acts to divert attention from its defeat in the region, say analysts.
The country has seen steady progress in reducing terrorism's impact since 2013.
Raids by law enforcement officers are netting drug dealers throughout the province, say police.
Police are seeking citizens' help in locating and arresting more than 3,000 wanted fugitives.
The ISIS leader's death could provide an opening for law enforcement in Pakistan and Afghanistan to further crack down on the group, say analysts.
Taliban attacks in 2018 killed 7,379 people, according to the 2019 Global Terrorism Index.
The KP government approved a total of Rs. 2.92 billion ($18.6 million) to compensate traders and rebuild shops damaged in the counter-terrorism campaign.
A split in opinion on Telegram and other social media platforms over the Islamic credentials of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has exposed disunity within the terrorist group.
Little is known about new ISIS leader Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Quraishi, except that he is the group's leading judge and heads the Sharia committee.
A well-placed ISIS operative who facilitated al-Baghdadi's movements around Syria is likely to scoop up some or all of a $25 million reward. ISIS had killed his close relative.