KARACHI   -   At least two terrorists, belonging to a banned or­ganisation, were shot dead during an encoun­ter with law enforcement agencies here in Tes­sar town area of Karachi, police sources said on Saturday.

Police sources said that four policemen were also wounded during the intelligence based op­eration launched jointly by police and counter­terrorism officials in the residential locality. DIG Counterterrorism Department Asif Ejaz Shaikh told reporters that the injured police personnel were shifted to a hospital where condition of two of the victims was said to be serious. The officer said the police faced stiff resistance as the gun bat­tle continued for several hours. Further investiga­tion was underway.