Shopian, April 03: Three persons were detained during nocturnal raids on Vehil village in Shopian district in connection with the Banihal blast case, police sources said. Sources told KNO that after identifying the three accused the raids were conducted in dead of the night in volatile area.
He identified the trio as Asif Malik, son of Muhammad Yousuf, Fayeem Shah, son of Mohd Shafi Shah and Umar Shafi, son of Mohd Shafi. They are all residents of Vehil village of Shopian.”They were picked for questioning regarding the Banihal blast case,” sources said.
On March 30 a mysterious car blast took place in Banihal area of Jammu and left a private car completely damaged and minor damage to a CRPF vehicle as well. After blast, a suspect Owais amin from Shopian district was arrested and has been accused of triggering the blast.