Srinagar, 10Aug (CNI) : Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday claimed to have busted a militant module by arresting of 3 militant associates of LeT alongwith with arms and ammunition in Uri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
In a press release issued here to News-agency Current News of India (CNI), a police spokesperson said joint forces of Baramulla Police & Army’s 16 SIKHLI during joint patrolling & area domination at Churunda Uri noticed one suspected person who was roaming in the area, who tried to flee while noticing patrolling party was apprehended tactfully.
During his personal search 2 Grenades were recovered from him and he was taken into custody immediately who was later on identified as Showkat Ali Awan S/O Abdul Karim Awan R/O Churunda Uri.
During further questioning he revealed the names of his accomplices Ahmad Din S/O Shukur Din R/O Churunda Uri & Mohammad Sadeeq Khatana S/O Umer Din R/O Churunda, who were questioniled and upon their disclosure 2 Grenades, 1 Chinese Pistol, 1 Pistol Magazine & 4 live rounds were recovered from them.
It is pertinent to mention here that the accuseds are involved in cross border smuggling of arms and ammunition at the behest of Pakistan based terror handlers and its further distribution to LeT militants for carrying out terror activities.
Case under Indian Arms Act & UA (P) Act was registered in Police Station Uri and investigations was taken up in the matter. (CNI)