BARKHAN, May 28 (INP): Four terrorists including a key militant commander were killed in operation of security forces and huge cache of weapons recovered here on Saturday.

The security forces and sensitive agencies personnel on an intelligence tip-off regarding presence of banned outfit commander conducted search operation in suburbs of district Barkhan in Balochistan.

The extremists taking shelter in the area upon sight of security forces started firing and tried to flee. In retaliatory action of the security forces a key militant commander identified as Mera was killed along with three accomplices. Huge cache of arms and ammunition was also recovered during the operation.