Jammu and Kashmir: Police arrest 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad militants from Badgam

19 November 2017, 08:33 PM
Jammu and Kashmir: Police arrest 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad militants from Badgam (Representative Photo)
Jammu and Kashmir: Police arrest 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad militants from Badgam (Representative Photo)

Jammu and Kashmir Police arrested three terrorist having alliance with Jaish-e-Mohammad from Badgam area of the valley and recovered arms and ammunition from their possession on Sunday evening.

According to sources in the Jammu and Kashmir Police, an operation was launched by the security forces in Badgam on intelligence inputs. He said, “We had inputs that few militants were camping in forested area in Badgam. They were planning to attack security forces.”

Police have recovered an SLR, a pistol, several rounds of bullet and hand grenades from the arrested militants.

The Jammu and Kashmir Police along with Indian Army and CRPF had gunned down six Pakistani militants having alliance with LeT on Saturday late in Bandipora district. The security forces had recovered huge cache of munitions from the encounter site. The recoveries included Ak-47, hand grenades, under-barrel grenade launchers.

First Published: Sunday, November 19, 2017 08:29 PM

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