Inspector General of Police Kashmir range, Muneer Ahmad Khan on Thursaday said that Pakistan was using social media to recruit militants in Kashmir.
Addressing a press conference in Srinagar, Khan said, that Pakistan had started a social media campaign to lure youth to join militancy.
Earlier while breifing the medimen about the ongoing Jund opration, Khan said the operation is being carried out in the forest area of Haalan-Kund area of Qazigund, in southern part of Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
He said that three militants have been arrested in the operation. “A militant and an army man were killed on the first day of the operation.”
“We think two more militants are still hiding in the area, so operation is going on,” Khan said.
Khan identified the arrested militants as Atta Mohammad Malik, Shams ul Wiqar and Bilal Sheikh. He said that Atta was arrested in injured state and is presently hospitalized.