SRINAGAR: A militant hideout was busted by army and Police in Akhal- Malwan forest area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, police said
A police spokesman in a statement said, “Based on a credible input, regarding the presence of militants in Akhal- Malwan forest belt a Cordon and search operation was launched by Kulgam Police along with 09 RR , 10 Para and 18Bn CRPF.”
He said that during the search a hideout was busted in Akhal Malwan forest area of Kulgam.
“Police have recovered incriminating materials including one magazine of AK series, 30 rounds 7.62*39 mm, one Gas cylinder with Stove, 06 Steel Plates, 03 Steel Pots, 02 Frying Pan, 01 Roti maker wooden, 01 Edible oil bottle, Medicines, 5 Steel Glasses, 1 Plastic Mug, 4 Sleeping Bags, 3 Rucksack Bags, 5 Wollen Thermocots, 1 Track Suit, 3 Uppers, 1 Pent Shirt,” said the spokesman.
“A case FIR No. 54/2020 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Devsar in this regard and investigations initiated to establish the full circumstances pertaining to this hideout,” he said.
“The incriminating materials recovered have been seized by the police and taken into case records for the purpose of the investigation,” said a police spokesman in a statement.