Srinagar Aug 10: Police on Wednesday said three terrorists were killed in a gunfight in Waterhail area of central Kashmir's Budgam district.
"BudgamEncounterUpdate: All the three hiding LeT #terrorists #neutralised. Bodies being retrieved from the site, identication yet to be ascertained. #Incriminating materials, arms & ammunition recovered. A big success for us," ADGP Kashmir said in a statement.
"BudgamEncounterUpdate: Terrorist Lateef Rather alias Abdullah, killer of Rahul Bhat and Amreen Bhat among the three killed terrorists. He was involved in several terror crime cases including several civilian killings & atrocities, " he added.
The spokesman said the gunfight broke out after the police and security forces launched a search operation in the village.