Srinagar, Oct 21 : Three terrorists have been killed and in an encounter on Sunday between security forces and terrorists in Larro area of Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Police said one soldier has been injured in the operation and has been admitted to a hospital.
The security forces launched a search operation in Larro area of Kulgam district of south Kashmir after intelligence inputs that terrorists are hiding in a house in the area.
According to the intelligence inputs Three terrorists were hiding inside a house , the police said.
The terrorists started firing at the security forces during the search operation, leading to a gunfight.
The encounter comes two days after three terrorists were gunned down in Baramulla’s Boniyar in Jammu and Kashmir when they tried to attack the police in the Kralhaar area .
The security forces seized four AK-47 rifles and four Haversacks from the slain militants. The Army on Thursday foiled the infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of Baramulla district, a defence spokesman said.