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Arms and ammunition recovered

Srinagar, August 18: (GNS) Police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested a newly recruited militant in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

In a statement to GNS, police said in a joint operation in Bandipora along with security forces have arrested one militant of LeT and recovered live arms and ammunition from his possession. Based on a specific input regarding presence of militants in check chandrageer area for subversive activities, a joint caso was conducted in check Chandrageer area of Hajin town by Bandipora police, 13RR, and C Coy IRP 8th Bn.

Where one militant namely Subzar Ahmad rather @ aatish bhai resident of Awneera shopian was apprehended.

Incriminating material along with live arms and ammunition ( one 9mm pistol along with pistol magazine and 4 live rounds) were recovered from the possession of the said person.

He joined outfit LeT recently and was tasked to carry out subversive activities in and around Hajin locality .

The statement further said that, In this connection FIR under relevant sections of law stands registered in police station Hajin and investigation has been initiated.(GNS)

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