Huge quantity of ammunition seized from Pulwama during searches : Police

Srinagar:  Pulwama police on Tuesday claimed to have seized huge quantity of explosive materials from the house of Bilal Ahmad Ganai during search operations in Dangerpora Arihal area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

In a statement issued here the spokesman said that during searches in the village on Monday huge cache of ammunition including but not limited to detonator, detonating material, connecting wires, electric chargers, batteries, mobile phones and remote control activating devices were seized .


“Some of the seized items are marked with symbols of Pakistan,” The spokesman said.

He said that separately searches were also carried at village Naina Batapora , “a Chinese pistol, 7 live rounds 9 mm, 01 magazine and 01 7.62 mm round was recovered from the possession of Sabzar Ahmad Mir resident of Khellan during the search operation.” He added.

Subsequently cases were registered in both the seizures and the accused persons were taken in custody for further investigation