SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested three militant associates in central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
A police spokesman in a statement said that Budgam Police along with 53 RR and 181 Bn CRPF busted a militant module of proscribed outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba by arresting three associates.
“The arrested associates have been identified as Ashiq Hussain Hajam son of Ghulam Mohd Hajam resident of Zuhama Chadoora, Ghulam Mohi Din Dar son of Ghulam Mohammad Dar resident of Zuhama Chadoora and Tahir Bin Ahmed son of Ghulam Ahmed Hajam resident of Badipora Chadoora,” said the spokesman.
“Incriminating material of LeT along with Pistol Chinese, Pistol magazines 2, Pistol rounds 22, AK magazine 1, AK rounds 30 were recovered from their possession,” he said.
“One Bike TVS Red colour used in crime bearing registration number JK 01N/ 8067 has also been recovered/seized in the said case,” he added.
“Case FIR number 114 /2022 stands registered at Police Station Chadoora under relevant sections of law,” he added further.
“Preliminary investigation revealed that arrested terror associates have been involved in transportation of terrorists, arms/ explosive material & providing logistic support to the militants of Lashkar-e-Toiba in district Budgam,” said police spokesman in a statement.