Srinagar: Four Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) guerrillas were killed in a gunfight with the security forces near Sopore town in Baramulla district of north Kashmir, police said. "In a major success against militants in north Kashmir, four militants were killed in an encounter today (Tuesday) in Saidpora, Sopore," a police statement said here. "SP (superintendent of police) Sopore, Imtiaz Mir said police received an input regarding the presence of armed militants in Saidpora. A joint operation was launched by Sopore police and 22 RR in the early hours yesterday. "Four militants have been killed in an encounter so far. The identity of the slain militants is being ascertained. However, initial investigation has showed that the militants belong to LeT outfit," the statement said.