The gun battle between the terrorists and security forces started in Chimmer village during a cordon and search operation launched by the law enforcement agencies in the area, the officials said.

An Army personnel inspects inside a damaged house after an encounter between terrorists and security forces took place, at Parim Pora, in Srinagar on Tuesday

Two terrorists were killed by security forces while another surrendered after an encounter broke out in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, officials said.

Two ultras have been killed while one has laid down his arms, the officials said, adding further details were awaited.