Two TRF militants arrested in North Kashmir: Police

SRINAGAR — Police on Friday claimed to have arrested two militants of The Resistance Front (TRF) from Bandipora district in North Kashmir and recovered arms and ammunition from their possession.

Police in a statement said that Bandipora Police along with 26 AR & CRPF have arrested two militants of (TRF) LeT along with arms & ammunition.

The statement said, on a specific information, two militants namely Imad Amin Chopan @ Chita Bhai, S/o Mohd Amin Chopan, R/o Paden Salar Anantnag & Tahir Ah Bhat @ Tiger, S/o Ab Hamid Bhat, R/o Hergam Adigam Kokernag Anantnag were apprehended while they were on the move from the upper reaches of Bandipora towards Srinagar.

One Chinese Pistol along with magazine & rounds,  Chinese Grenade & detonators have been recovered from their possession, the statement said.

They were tasked by their handlers to aquire arms & ammunition to revive the module of TRF in South Kashmir, the statement said,

A case to this effect has been registered & investigation is on, reads the statement. — (KIMS)