A jawan suffered minor injuries in the exchange of fire.
A senior Border Security Force (BSF) officer said a group of militants entered into the Indian side along the international border
in Ramgarh sector of Samba district and the movement was picked up by BSF
A firefight broke out after BSF
troops challenged them, he said, adding that in the initial phase of encounter a jawan suffered minor injuries.
troops put them under strict cordon near a water point in dense bushes in Chamliyal and in the fierce encounter, three terrorists
were killed, he said.
"There was no loss of life to the BSF
in the gunbattle", he said adding the infiltration
The encounter has ended but combing operations are underway.