Police arrest Hizb militant in Budgam

Srinagar, Aug 1: Police in a statement said that on a credible input Budgam Police arrested one militant from Qazipora area. Officers intercepted one militant identified as Showkat Ahmad Tantary resident of Warpora D.H Pora Kulgam. He was carrying arms & ammunition and has been arrested. As per the police records, he was affiliated with proscribed militant outfit HM.
Police have registered a case FIR No. 137/2019 under relevant sections of law at PS Chadoora in the matter. Incriminating materials including arms & ammunition recovered from his possession has been taken into case records for the purpose of investigation and probe his complicity in other terror crimes. Further investigation in the matter is going on. (CNS)