In an encounter that started late on Thursday evening, security forces have neutralised four terrorists in the Lassipora area of Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir.
The operation is now over and the security forces are looking to sanitise the place. 3 rifles and ammunition have been recovered from the terrorists.
Their identity is yet to be ascertained. However, the terrorists belong to Jaish-e-Mohammed according to local sources.
There are no reports of injury in the Indian side. The terrorists were killed at Panjran in Pulwama district, a police official said.
On Thursday, the security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Panjran area of Pulwama, following information about presence of the terrorists there.
A gunfight broke out as the terrorists opened fire at the security forces, who retaliated, the official said.