SSP Malir Bahadur says two unidentified terrorists managed to escape; raids being conducted for their arrestKARACHI: Police on Monday claimed to have gunned down three al Qaeda terrorists in an encounter during a joint operation conducted along with intelligence agencies in the Khuda Bux Goth area of Northern Bypass on Sunday night. A joint operation by the police and the intelligence agencies was launched to nab the suspects. Terrorists identifiedAccording to a statement issued by the Malir police, the deceased terrorists were identified as al Qaeda Sindh ameer Talat Mehmood alias Yousuf and his two accomplices – Usman Noor Alam and Sheikh Shahid. The accused was an important member of al Qaeda and also a close aide of Umar Kathio, who was involved in the Safoora incident. About the third terrorist, the police officials informed that Alam was an important worker of al Qaeda in the sub-continent.