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SRINAGAR: Police on Friday arrested a militant throughout an encounter in central Kashmir’s Budgam district whereas six terrorist associates have been arrested and 6 automobiles utilized in assaults seized.
IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar mentioned that appearing on a selected enter that abandoned particular police officer (SPO) Altaf Ahmad, who had decamped with two AK-47 rifles two days in the past, was hiding in Chadoora space, the police launched a cordon and search operation collectively with the CRPF and the military, early morning.
“Because the staff reached close to the goal space, the abandoned SPO and his affiliate fired on the troops, who retaliated. In the course of the gunfight, the SPO managed to flee however his associatem Jehangir Ahmad Bhat, was captured with an AK-47 rifle,” the IGP mentioned.
The police additionally busted a community of over-ground employees of militants, who have been offering logistical help facilitating terror assaults. Kumar mentioned three-four particular groups have been shaped by police to resolve the current assaults in Srinagar, Chadoora in Budgam and Pampore in south Kashmir through which 5 safety males have been killed.