PESHAWAR: Three kidnappers were killed during a police encounter at Ashraf Abad area in Mardan locality, police sescribe on Wednesday. police on at ip off about presence of outlaws wanted in a case of kidnapping of a person Muhammad Hussain for ransom, undertook a raid on a aggregate. As result, the kidnappers opened blasting on police party that was retaliated. During swapping of blasting, three kidnappers were slain while the abductee Muhammad Hussain, inhabitant of Malo Kalli Mardan was safely recovered. police have listed case and begun investigation.