Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested three persons involved in threatening and intimidation of locals in Awantipora police district of south Kashmir.
A police spokesman in a statement said that three persons were arrested and incriminating materials which includes threat posters were recovered from their possession.
“Initial investigation into the matters reveals that these individuals were involved in publishing and circulation of threat posters issued by Hizbul Mujahideen and LeT in Ladhoo area of Khrew Awantipora,” said the spokesman.
“A case FIR No 58/2019 under relevant sections of law has been registered at PS Khrew. All the three accused persons have been arrested and shifted to PS Khrew. Incriminating materials recovered from their possession has been taken into records for the purpose of investigation. Further investigation in the matter is in progress,” he said.
“Police have resolved to act tough against such elements. Community members are requested to share details about such persons who are involved in threatening and intimidation of locals,” said police spokesman in a statement.