In the past, too, Pakistan had made similar claims but the terror camps were just shifted to other locations, they pointed out.
Their bodies along with a large cache of weapons were recovered on Friday from the encounter site in Panjran village of Lassipora area.
Six of the top 10 militants named in the list belong to Hizbul Mujahideen, two from JeM, and one each from LeT and Al Badr terrorist organisation.
The police said that Majeed had been evading arrest since 2014 when a non-bailable warrant was issued against him.
On April 30, another militant from Pulwama had shunned the path of violence and returned home, following efforts by community members and police.
There was no reference to the Pulwama attack or Jammu and Kashmir in the UN notification banning Azhar, though the original resolution mentioned them.
According to him, the UNSC procedure is such that informal consultations continue between members and consultations have been going on.
They expressed gladness that Pakistan, which must implement the UNSC resolution since Azhar was based there, was reportedly "satisfied" with the decision.
The envoy, whose country had initiated the process to get Azhar sanctioned and had pushed it after the Pulwama terror attack.
The arrested PhD scholar is an active member of Jamiat-e-Talaba, the student wing of banned Jammat-e-Islami (JeI).
He said of the 41 militants killed since February 14, 25 belonged to JeM.
Earlier, on October 31, 2018, security forces had recovered M4 rifle from the encounter site in Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
If not, Pakistan will be moved to the black list by September.
The spokesperson said ammunition, including live rounds, was seized from the three terrorists.
On March 13, China had blocked a proposal by the US, the UK and France, among others, to enlist Azhar as a global terrorist before the UNSC committee.