LAHORE: According to details, police conducted a raid at a compound of terrorists in Malik Park area of Badami Bagh in Lahore on Wednesday on the information gained from a terrorist, Haroon Bhatti, who was arrested from Dubai.
Upon seeing police the terrorists opened fire at the raiding party. Police returned the fire as a result four terrorists were killed. Three police officials were also wounded in the exchange of fire.
Police sources said that Haroon Bhati was also killed by firing of terrorists. Those who died in the encounter were identified as Haroon Bhati, Umair Nadeem, Nauman and Umar.
Police sources further said that 10 hand grenades, two SMG rifles and other ammunition was also recovered from the dead terrorists.
Police also launched a search operation in the adjoining area after the encounter. All the entry and exit points of the area were sealed before the search operation.