Srinagar: Militant outfit Hizb-ul-Mujahideen on Monday disowned the militant, Sarfaraz Ahmad Sheer who was arrested in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district today.
Hizb Operational Spokesman, Burhan-u-Din in a tele-statement condemned the police claims, saying that Sarfaraz was not affiliated with Hizb. He said that “police claims about the arrest of Hizb militant came as surprising and joke to them.”\
Earlier in the day government forces claimed to have arrested a militant from north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.( with inputs from KNS)