Anantnag, Sep 26: Security forces arrested a militant alive along with arms and ammunition at Kapran, Dooru area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district, officials said Saturday.
A police official told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a categorised active militant Talib Bhat R/O Dehruna, Anantnag, was caught alive in a joint operation by army and police at Kapran, Dooru village of the district.
“Anantnag Police and 19 RR of army arrested one categorised active militant Talib Bhat, a resident of Dehruna village in a joint operation at Kapran, Dooru. He was associated with The Resistance Front (TRF). On a specific input, a joint operation was launched along with 19 RR. He was arrested along with arms and ammunition that include one pistol, one pistol magazine with rounds and one grenade.
“Talib was recruited by TRF commander Abbas Sheikh from Kulgam district,” a police official said.