In Kashmir valley, security forces have eliminated three terrorists in an encounter at TIken village of Pulwama district. Police sources told AIR that an operation was launched in the area early today on specific information about the presence of terrorists. As the hiding terrorists fired upon the search party, the security forces also retaliated. In the ensuing encounter there terrorists have been killed whose identity is being ascertained. One civilian was also injured in the crossfire. The search operation in the area was on when the last reports came in.