Three militants were killed early Monday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, police said.
"While the searches were going on, hiding millitants fired upon the search party. The fire was retaliated by the security forces ensuing an encounter," a police statement said.
The police has recovered arms and ammunition including AK 47 rifles, pistols, hand grenades from the encounter site. No collateral damage was reported.
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