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J&K: Indian Army recovers Chinese grenades, pistols in Ganderbal, 3 apprehended

Two pistols, three magazines and two Chinese grenades were recovered from the possession of those apprehended.

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New Delhi Updated on: January 29, 2022 10:50 IST
J&K: Indian Army recovers Chinese grenades, pistols in
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J&K: Indian Army recovers Chinese grenades, pistols in Ganderbal, 3 apprehended

Highlights

  • Two pistols, three magazines and two Chinese grenades were recovered
  • Three persons were apprehended by the Indian Army at the Shuhama area of Hadura
  • During preliminary questioning, they revealed their affiliation with proscribed outfit LeT/TRF

As many as three persons were apprehended by the Indian Army on Friday at the Shuhama area of Hadura in Ganderbal district after two pistols and Chinese grenades were recovered from their possession.

Two pistols, three magazines and two Chinese grenades were recovered from the possession of those apprehended.

Indian Army informed, "Joint mobile vehicle check post was established today at Shuhama, Hadura in Ganderbal district. On being signalled to stop, three persons tried to escape but were apprehended along with two pistols, three magazines and two Chinese grenades."

"The 3 persons are identified as Faisal Manzoor r/o Braripora Shopian, Azhar Yaqoob resident of Zaipora Shopain and Nasir Ahmad Dar resident of Begam Kulgam. Two Chinese Pistols, 3 Pistol Magazines, 15 rounds of ammunition & two hand grenades besides three mobile phones were recovered,"  Indian Army added.

During preliminary questioning, the three revealed their affiliation with proscribed outfit LeT/TRF and indulgence in various terror-related activities in the district.

FIR has been registered. Further probe into the matter is underway.

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