SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested a militant associate affiliated with Lashkar-e-Toiba outfit in north Kashmir’s Sopore town of Baramulla district.
A police spokesman in a statement said Sopore police along with 52RR and 177Bn CRPF after receiving a credible input established a checkpoint at Sangrama crossing have arrested a militant associate.
“He has been identified as Sajad Ahmad Khan son of Anaytullah Khan resident of Dachi Uri Baramulla,” said the spokesman.
“Incriminating materials including arms and ammunition have been recovered from his possession,” he said.
“Accordingly, a case FIR No.62/2020 under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Tarzoo and further investigation has been initiated,’ said a police spokesman in a statement.