Srinaar, Nov 15: Today at 1700hrs on a specific information a joint Nakka of SOG Pulwama,55RR,182 CRPF was laid on Lassipora Achan Axis.
During Search an active militant of HM namely Rafeeq Ahmed Bhat@salahuddin Bhai S/O Mohd Ashraf R/O Achan Pulwama was apprehended alongwith one AK 47 rifle, two magazines and 40 live rounds.The above mentioned militant was active since September 2018.
A case has been registered in PS Litter, Pulwama under relevant sections of law and investigation taken up.
During initial questioning it has surfaced that said militant was involved in the looting of weapons from the residence of MLA Wachi in Srinagar.
Further details will follow.