NOWSHERA: A terrorist commander was killed in an encounter with the police on Tuesday during a search operation in district Nowshera of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK).

According to Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Nowshera, a police party on information carried out a search operation in the suburbs of the district in which the terrorist commander Haya Gill was killed.

He was wanted by the police for murdering a police official.

According to the DSP, the police have also recovered guns, ammunition and explosive from the killed terrorist’s hideout.