Srinagar, June 30 (IANS) The body of a militant who was killed in a gunfight with the security forces a day before in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, was recovered on Saturday, police said Also Read - J&K: BJP Leader Out on Morning Walk Shot at by Unidentified Militants in Budgam; Third Attack in a Week

However, Director General of Police S.P. Vaid and an Army spokesman had confirmed on Friday that three militants were killed in the gunfight that took place in Thamuna village. Also Read - 'Keeping Quiet Not an Option': Ex-Malaysian PM 'Won't Apologise' For Remarks on Kashmir

Meanwhile, Faizan Ahmad Khan, 15, was killed and eight other civilian protesters were injured during clashes that ensued between stone pelters and the security forces near the gunfight site also on Friday. Also Read - GC Murmu Takes Charge as Comptroller and Auditor General