Hizbul Mujahideen militant arrested in Pulwama district | india-news | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Jan 20, 2018-Saturday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Hizbul Mujahideen militant arrested in Pulwama district

Security forces arrested on Tuesday a Hizbul Mujahideen militant from Tral area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

india Updated: Oct 24, 2017 21:10 IST
Army soldiers outside a house where militants were hiding during an encounter in Shopian district of south Kashmir.
Army soldiers outside a house where militants were hiding during an encounter in Shopian district of south Kashmir.(PTI File Photo)

Security forces arrested on Tuesday a Hizbul Mujahideen militant from Tral area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, an official said.

“Arizoo Bashir was arrested by the police and security fores from Tral,” a police spokesman said.

He said that Bashir was a Hizb militant and had been active for “quite some time”.