SRINAGAR: Army, along with the police, claimed on Friday to have arrested three “key” conduits in the Sunderbani narco-militancy case.
“In the follow-up operations to the Sunderbani Narcotics recovery case, multiple joint operations have been conducted by the Indian Army, JKP Poonch, and JKP Sunderbani in the Poonch District in the last 72 hours,” said a spokesperson from the defense ministry based in Jammu, in a statement.
He mentioned that three main conduits or operatives of the cross narco-militancy module have been apprehended. These individuals have been identified as Shakar Din, son of Noor Din, from Degwar Terwan; Rashid, son of Badar Din; and Shafir, son of Mohammad Hussain, both residents of Kalas Poonch.
“In the search operations, warlike stores, including two grenades, have also been recovered from the possession of these individuals.” He stated that extensive joint search operations are currently in progress. (GNS)