Three terrorists were gunned down in a confrontation with police in Kabal area, reported Tuesday. DPO Saleem Marwat said that unidentified miscreants had opened fire on a police vehicle last night and injured three policemen before fleeing the attack site.

The security force had circled the area after the incident and launched a search operation. The operation resulted in an exchange of fire that led to three terrorists being killed.

Bodies of the three killed militants were shifted to Kabal Hospital.

The injured police officials were rushed to a nearby hospital where condition of two is stated to be critical. The injured were identified as ASI Rafi Ullah, Constable Jahangir and Constable Ayaz.\