KARACHI (Web Desk) – At least three terrorists were killed during a Rangers encounter Orangi Town on early Tuesday morning as the terrorists detonated a timed controlled bomb, local media reported.

Police said, the device was detonated inside the location housing the terrorists in Faqir Colony area of Orangi Town.

Earlier reports had said that the Rangers were conducting a search operation when a suicide bomber detonated himself and as a result two terrorists were killed.

Following the blast, there was an exchange of fire with militants as well.

Rangers and police cordoned off the area and launched a search operation.