Srinagar: A militant who had escaped from the encounter site in Monchwa area of Chadoora in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district has been arrested in Khrew area of Pulwama district, police said here.
An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the militant was arrested at Khrew with a pistol and a grenade.
Meanwhile, Kashmir Zone Police on its official Twitter handles also confirmed the arrest of militant from Khrew area.
“BudgamEncounterUpdate: 2nd #terrorist who escaped from #encounter site, after following a lead, has been #arrested in Khrew. A pistol & a grenade has been recovered from his possession. Truck driver also arrested: IGP Kashmir @JmuKmrPolice,” Police Tweeted—(KNO)