Arms and ammunition recovered in Uri: Army

SRINAGAR, July 23 : Army on Thursday claimed to have recovered arms and ammunition along the line of control (LOC) in north Kashmir’s Uri sector.

An army official told Kashmir Despatch that on 22 July 2020 late evening, input was received regarding likely weapon drop along the Line of Control ahead of AIOS.

On this basis, a search operation was launched along the Line of Control in Hathlanga, Rampur Sector, Baramulla district.

During the search operation, a weapon cache was discovered.

The officer said recoveries include 01 AK 47 with magazines, 05 Chinese pistols with magazines, 24 grenades & other warlike stores.