LeT terrorist arrested from Bandipora in Jammu and Kashmir, arms and ammunition recovered

Srinagar: A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist was on Friday arrested from north Kashmir's Bandipora district and arms and ammunition recovered from his possession, police said in Srinagar.

Representational image. Reuters

Representational image. Reuters

The newly-recruited LeT militant has been identified as Shahbaz Rasool Mir, a resident of nearby Hajin.

Mir was nabbed during a search operation in an orchard area in Markundal village in Sumbal area of the district, a police official said.

A Chinese pistol, a pistol magazine, four pistol rounds, a hand grenade, a knife and other items were recovered from his possession, the official said, adding a case has been registered.


Updated Date: Jul 14, 2017 12:50 PM

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