Srinagar: Four terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.The terrorists were killed at Panjran in south Kashmir, a police official said. He said the operation, which began on Thursday evening, was over. The terrorists reportedly belonged to Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) outfit, the official said. On Thursday, the security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Panjran area of Pulwama, following information about presence of the militants there.
A gunfight broke out as the terrorists opened fire at the security forces, who retaliated, the official said. He said the identity of the gunned-down terrorists was being ascertained.