Militant associate arrested, vehicle seized: Police

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir police in Kulgam arrested a militant associate belonging to Lashkar Toiba outfit.

In a statement issued here a police spokesman said that the arrested has been identified as Zubair Ahmed Ganai resident of Subhanpura Kulgam.

“As per police records he has been assisting the active militants of proscribed outfit LeT operating in District Kulgam,” reads the statement .

Adding that he was involved in providing logistic support, shelter to LeT militant operating in the area besides assisting them in transportation and travel.

“Incriminating materials including ammunition & mobile phones were recovered from his possession. Vehicle Maruti-800 bearing registration number JK03B-0473 used for the transportation of militants has also been seized.”

Case FIR number 03/2020 under relevant section of law has been registered at Police Station Qaimoh and further investigation in the matter is in progress.

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