Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists were killed in a massive gun-battle with the security forces near Khimber's Hadoora area in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.
Two AK 47 have been recovered from their possession and combing operations have been launched to ensure no untoward elements are still active in the area.
Earlier in the morning it was reported that at least two foreign terrorists were trapped in the operation underway.
The entire area was cordoned off as security forces were engaging in an attempt to smoke out the militants.
Earlier on 16 January, three terrorists were gunned down by security forces during an encounter operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Pahalgam.
Earlier in the day, One militant was gunned down after an infiltration bid foiled in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir.