The Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday claimed to have arrested eight associates of militants and foiled their plan to snatch weapons from police personnel
In a statement issued here a police spokesman said that on credible input a criminal conspiracy was being hatched by some associates of militants to snatch weapons from on duty police personnel, “Baramulla police has detained eight (08) militant accomplices from Baramulla, Tangmarg and Srinagar areas,” he said.
Adding that case FIR No. 102/2018 under section 18, 38 UA (P) Act was registered in Police Station Tangmarg and further investigation was initiated in the mater.
“During the course of investigation, incriminating materials including arms and ammunitions were recovered from them,” he said.