Karachi: Two extremists including a local commander of an outlawed organization were killed in an armed encounter with police, late Thursday in Karachi.

According to police sources, personnel from Mochko police station had gun fight with the terrorists belonging to a banned outfit, who were killed in the clash in an area near Northern Bypass late Thursday night.

Police recovered explosives in huge quantity and firearms from their possession. The two militants were wanted by police in multiple counts of criminal activities. The deceased include a local commander of the terrorist organization.

The bodies have been shifted to hospital for post mortem.