A LeT terrorist, involved in the killing of two Jammu and Kashmir Police personnel, was killed in an encounter between terrorists and police in the Srinagar district on Sunday, police said.

The encounter was reported from Palpora Sangam area of the district.

"LeT terrorist Adil Parray of Ganderbal who was involved in the killing of two JKP personnel Gh Hassan Dar in Sangam and Saifulla Qadri in Anchar Soura and injuring a 9-year-old girl, killed in a chance encounter with a small team of Police," Jammu and Kashmir Police said in a tweet, citing Inspector General Police Kashmir, Vijay Kumar.

This is the second encounter in J&JK on a single day. Earlier on Sunday, three terrorists were killed in an overnight encounter between terrorists and security forces in Drabgam area in Kashmir's Pulwama district.

There have been a series of anti-terror operations in Kashmir over the last few months in which many terrorists and their commanders have been eliminated.

Most of the operations have been jointly conducted by the police and the army on the basis of specific intelligence inputs.

On Saturday, a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist was killed in an encounter with security forces in Kashmir's Kulgam district.