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J&K: LeT terrorist held with arms from Bandipora

Edited by: India TV News Desk New Delhi 14 Jul 2017, 14:00:37 IST
India TV News Desk

The Jammu and Kashmir police today arrested a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist from north Kashmir’s Bandipora district and recovered arms and ammunition from his possession. 

The newly-recruited LeT militant has been identified as Shahbaz Rasool Mir, a resident of nearby Hajin. 


Mir was nabbed during a search operation in an orchard area in Markundal village in Sumbal area of the district, a police official said. 

A Chinese pistol, a pistol magazine, four pistol rounds, a hand grenade, a knife and other items were recovered from his possession, the official said, adding a case has been registered.

(With PTI inputs)