3 terrorists killed, woman dies in encounter in Srinagar’s Batamaloo


Three terrorists were killed and a woman lost her life in an encounter that broke out between security forces and terrorists in the Batamaloo area of Srinagar on Thursday.

Following a tip-off about presence of terrorists in the locality, police and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Firdousabad locality of Batamaloo around 2.30 am, officials said.

It turned into an encounter after militants opened firing on security forces.