Srinagar: Police on Saturday claimed to have busted Lashkar module, hideout in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
Police said that, acting on a reliable information, Budgam Police, 53 RR army and 153 BN CRPF during a search operation, arrested one top militant associate of LeT namely Zahoor Wani from village Arizal of Police station Khanshaib.
“On his disclosure , a hideout was also discovered which was used by militants to take shelter,” police said.
“From the hideout various incriminating material , arms and ammunition were also recovered. During further investigation, four other militant associates namely, Younis Mir, Aslam Sheikh, Parwaiz Sheikh and Rehman Lone, all residents of Khansaib, were also arrested,” police said.
They were involved in providing logistic support and shelter to LeT militant.
In this regard, case under relevant provisions of law has been registered in Police station Khansaib and investigation taken up.