In the recent clash a terrorist was killed on Tuesday in an encounter with security forces in Kashmir's north Bandipora district, police said.
Police added, on receiving specific intelligence tip off about the presence of the terrorist in Parray Mohalla in Hajin area, security forces launched a search operation in the village.
Acting of the specific tip off, forces started conducting the search operation, the hiding terrorist opened fire on them. In the ensuing encounter, the militant was killed, a police official said.
The identity and group affiliation of the militant were not immediately known.