SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday claimed to have arrested a militant associate in south Kashmir’s Awantipora.
A police spokesman in a statement said that Police arrested one militant associate of proscribed outfit Hizb-ul- Mujhdeen involved in providing shelter, logistics and other support to the HM militants as well as in transporting of arms/ ammunition of the militants in Awantipora and Tral area.
The spokesman said that arested associate has been identified as Firdous Ahmad Dar a resident of Dangerpora Noorpora Awantipora.
He said that incriminating material has been recovered from him which has been seized for the record purpose.
“Case FIR number 153/2020 stands already registered against the said person in Police Station Awantipora under relevant sections of law,” said the spokesman.