At least eight terrorists were killed by police during an encounter in Malir city area of Karachi.

According to SSP Malir, the killed terrorists belonged to a terrorist group of banned organization.

SSP Rao Anwaar said that police conducted raid in the area on a TIP Off. Terrorists opened firing on the police, and in retaliation, eight terrorists were gunned down.

He said Taj Muhammad Alias Lala and Gul Zaman of banned outfit were also killed during encounter.

Hand grenades and laptops also recovered from the terrorists