HindustanTimes Sun,21 Dec 2014

Arms cache recovered from Handwara District

ANI  Handwara Handwara , August 22, 2014
First Published: 17:57 IST(22/8/2014) | Last Updated: 09:41 IST(23/8/2014)

Jammu and Kashmir Police and army soldiers busted two militant hideouts in the Hafruda Forests of the Handwara area of north Kashmir and recovered a large quantity of weapons and explosives.

Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Handwara, Maqsood Zaman, said, "We have made recovery from two hideouts which were busted in each area of the Hafruda forests of Handwara. It is believed to be one of the major recoveries done."We have around six AK  47 riffles, one Pika riffle, Pakistani made pistol, eighteen rocket boosters, six rounds of RPG, he added.


comment Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of
blog comments powered by Disqus
more from Jammu and Kashmir

Voting ends in Kashmir, over 65 percent turnout

The fifth and final phase of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir ended peacefully Saturday, with over 65 percent of the voters casting their ballot in 20 constituencies, officials said.
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved