- A former Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist was arrested by the State Investigation Agency on Tuesday
- He was nabbed for remaining in touch with Kashmir-based militants
- Former Hizbul terrorist also carryied out many terror activities in Doda, said officials
A former Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) terrorist was arrested by the State Investigation Agency (SIA) on Tuesday (May 31) for remaining in touch with Kashmir-based militants and carrying out many terror activities in Doda, officials said.
"SIA team that was deputed to Doda arrested ex-HM terrorist Abdul Rashid code Arsalan from Tantna-Ghat area," an SIA officer told news agency PTI.
Hizbul terrorist was involved in UAPA case:
The former terrorist was involved in a case of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in Jammu in 2010, he said.
The SIA team was directed to identify the terrorist involved in the FIR and after strenuous efforts, the team arrested him, the officials said.
As the ex-terrorist was active during 2009-2010 and was in constant touch with Kashmir-based Hizbul terrorists and carried out many terrorist activities in Doda valley, which will be further unfolded during the investigation of the said case, they said.
(With PTI inputs)