Police on Friday claimed to have arrested a person and recovered explosive substances from his possession in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
A police spokesman in a statement said: “On a credible input, Police and army’s 55 RR in Pulwama recovered a huge quantity of explosive substances and incriminating materials from one individual.”
“At a Naka checkpoint established at Tumlahaal Pulwama, a joint party of Police and army intercepted a vehicle bearing chassis No. MALA851CLJMB38072 and seized safety fuses, detonators, explosive substances, materials used for making IEDs and other incriminating materials from the possession of one individual identified as Mayour Ahmad Khan son of Mohammad Afzal Khan resident of Panjran Pulwama,” said police spokesman in a statement.
“The individual was arrested and a case under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police station Litter in the matter. Further investigation to probe his complicity in crimes is going on,” a police spokesman in a statement said.