Security force arrest militant in Kupwara

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Baramulla, Jul 23: Security forces on Monday arrested a militant and recovered arms and ammunition in a village in the frontier district of Kupwara, official sources said.
They said on a tip off about the presence of militants troops of Rashitriya Rifles (RR), Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF launched a joint search operation at village Humpora, Handwara, in Kupwara Monday morning.
During the operation a militant identified as Waqar Ahmad Malik, a resident of another Handwara village was arrested. Later on his disclosure security forces recovered one AK rifle and over 600, one UBGL were recovered.
Police has registered a case and initiated further investigation, they said.