Jammu and Kashmir police on Thursday claimed to have arrested a militant associate in Doda district of Jammu region.
A Police spokesman in a statement said that in case FIR no.82/2020 u/s 120B,122IPC,7/25 IAA, Unlawful Activities Act, Doda the arrested militant Tanveer Ahmed age 27 years son of Late Jamal Din Malik a resident of village Tantana Tehsil Gundana district Doda disclosed the name of one Raqib Alam age 22 years son of Seeraj Din a resident of Swanda regarding his association with HM militant Haroon (Killed in an encounter in January).
“Raqib was picked up by a joint team of police and army. During questioning, Raqib confessed that he had hidden one pistol and a wireless set given to him by the militants,” said the spokesman.
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He was taken to village shiva from where one pistol and a wireless set was recovered from the spot after identification by Raqib Alam, he said.
Further interrogation of the suspect is in progress, the spokesman in a statement said.