Police on Monday claimed to have busted a network of Over Ground Workers (OGWs) of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militant outfit at Sopore in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
A spokesperson of police said that acting on a specific input a naka was laid Jointly by Sopore Police, Army’s 52 RR, 177 & 179 Bn CRPF at Haritar area. During checking one person was apprehended in suspicious circumstances who during preliminary questioning has revealed his identity as Bilal Ahmad Kaloo son of Abdul Rehman Kaloo resident of Takiabal Sopore an active member of JeM militant outfit.
“Two grenades and Matrix sheet of JeM outfit were recovered from his procession. While in this regard a case FIR number 65/2018 under section 7/25 A Act, 13 ULA stands registered in Police Station Tarzoo and further investigation has been taken up,” the spokesperson said.
“Two more active members of JeM outfit were also arrested by Sopore Police with the assistance of 32 RR, 92 Bn CRPF during Naka checking at Yarbug Rafiabad who have been identified as Asif Shiekh son of Ghulam Qadir Shiekh and Abdul Majeed Mir son of Ghulam Ahmed Mir both residents of Yarbug Rafiabad,” the official further said.
“One hand grenade, 04 RDS of AK47 and 02 Matrix sheets of JeM outfit recovered from them and in this regard, a case FIR number 92/2018 U/S 7 /25 A Act, 13 ULA Act registered in Police Station Dangiwacha and further investigation has been taken,” he added.