Kupwara, May 11: Joint Forces Tuesday claimed that they arrested a 51-year-old former militant and recovered 10 grenades besides bullets from his possession in North Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
The former militant was apprehended in Kralpora area of the district.
Sources said that 160 Territorial Army and SOG Kralpora arrested the a former militant based on specific information. “10 grenades and 182 Ak-47 rounds” have been recovered from his possession.
The former militant who at present was allegedly associated with Al-Badar has been identified as Abdul Ahad Lone son of Abdul Gani Lone, a resident of Guzriyal.