Three terrorists were neutralised today in an operation in the Batamaloo area of Srinagar, the chief of Jammu and Kashmir police said Thursday.

Unfortunately, a civilian died while a deputy commandant of CRPF got injured. The injured personnel had been admitted to hospital and is under medical observation.

This year, we have successfully killed 16 terrorists in seven operations in Srinagar area. In total, 177 terrorists have been neutralised in 72 operations conducted this year, the DGP said.

This number includes many foreign terrorists with links to Pakistan