3 militant associates arrested

TNN Bureau. Updated: 7/30/2020 10:45:15 AM Front Page

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir police Wednesday claimed to have arrested three militant associates of different militant outfits in north Kashmir's Bandipora district.

A senior police officer said that a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) was launched by joint teams of security forces and Bandipora Police in various parts of the district.

“Three militant associates from Bandipora district were arrested. Incriminating material was also recovered from their possession,” the officer said. He said that the trio was involved in serious offenses like providing shelter, logistics support and assistance to militants operating in the district from time to time.

The officer further said that the arrested trio associates belonged to different militant outfits and have been identified as Abrar Gulzar, a resident Bagh Bandipora, Muhammad Waqar, a resident of Chettibandi Bandipora and Muneer Ahmad Sheikh, a resident of Quil Muqam Bandipora,” he told.

He said that a case under FIR number 74/2020 under section 16, 18, 39 UAPA, 7/27IA act have been registered in Police Station Bandipora and further investigation of the case is going on

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