JK police Wednesday informed that it prevented 6 youth from joining militant ranks in Shopian.
“The adolescent/minor boys were motivated by OGW cadre of LeT and HM groups,” the policeman official said.
Those youth, the cop said, were asked to snatch weapons from police guards and join formally militant ranks.
“All the six youth were summoned and counselled by police,” the police official said.
More so, he said, a meeting with the parents of these youth was organized after which they were handed over to them.
Pertinently, on Monday, three cops including a head constable were killed by suspected militants at Amshipora village of Shopian.