Hizb militant arrested in Budgam

JK Bank

Srinagar: A Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) militant was arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday at Qazipora in Budgam district of central Kashmir.

The militant was identified as Showkat Ahmad from Warpora DH Pora Kulgam.


According to reports, he was intercepted by police at a checking point carrying arms and ammunition.
As per the police records, he was affiliated with militant outfit HM.

Meanwhile, police have registered a case in the matter under relevant sections of law at Chadoora Police Station.

A police official said, “A case FIR No.137/2019 under relevant sections of law at police station Chadoora and further investigation in the matter is going on.”