Police on Thursday claimed to have recovered arms and ammunition in a forest area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
“Based on a credible input, Handwara Police with the assistance of security forces recovered incriminating materials in the forest area of Wader Rajwar, Handwara,” said a spokesman.
Police have recovered incriminating materials including arms, ammunition from the hidden dump of fields in the forest area, he said.
A case FIR No. 64/2020 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Handwara and investigation into the matter has been initiated.
The incriminating materials recovered have been seized by the police and taken into case records for the purpose of investigation.