SRINAGAR: Police on Tuesday said that it along with security forces have arrested four militant associates linked with outfit Lashkar-i-Toiba outfit in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
In a handout, the police said that they along with Army (62 RR) arrested four militant associates in Beerwah area of district Budgam. They have been identified as Mushtaq Ahmad Lone son of Abdul Rashid Lone resident of Gondipora Beerwah, Azhar Ahmad Mir son of Nazir Ahmad Mir resident of Chewdara Beerwah, Irfan Ahmad Sofi son of Abdul Rashid Sofi resident of Arwah Beerwah and Abrar Ahmad Malik son of Abdul Ahad Malik resident of Arwah Beerwah, linked with militant outfit LeT.
As per police spokesman, incriminating materials have been recovered from their possession. All the recovered materials have been taken into case records for further investigation.
Accordingly, a case under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Beerwah and investigation has been taken up, reads the statement.(GNS)