Three terrorists belonging to Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) were killed and a jawan injured in an encounter between security forces and ultras in Doda district on Saturday, official sources said.
Acting on a tip-off, security forces launched an operation in Gai area of Doda district saturday morning and in a subsequent gunbattle three ultras were killed, they said. A jawan also sustained bullet wounds in the cross-fire.
Security personnel have recovered two AK rifles, a 303 rifle and one wireless set from the site of encounter.
The identity of the slain militants is being ascertained, the sources added.