SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday claimed to have arrested two militant associates in Chadoora area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
A police spokesman in a statement said that police along with 50 RR and 181 CRPF arrested two militant associates linked with proscribed outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba from Chadoora area of Budgam.
“The arrested associates have been identified as Imran Majeed Magray son of Abdul Majeed a resident of Magray Mohalla Mochwa and Aqib Amin son of Mohammad Amin Rather a resident of Magray Mohalla Mochwa,” said the spokesman, adding that “incriminating material of LeT and explosive substance including 02 Hand Grenades, 02 AK-47 Magzines, 30 live AK-47 rounds were recovered from their possession.”
“During preliminary investigation, it surfaced that both the arrested militant associates have been in touch with LeT commanders and were involved in providing logistics, shelter ad transportation of arms and ammunition in the areas of Mochwa, Kralpora, Chattergam, Sathsoo, Nowgam, Chadoora and other adjacent areas of the district,” he said.
“Case FIR number 208/2021 under relevant sections of law stands registered at Police Station Chadoora,” said the spokesman.