JeM militant associate held in Pulwama

Pulwama, Feb 19 : A militant associate of Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) was arrested on Saturday in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a joint operation launched by Pulwama Police, 53 RR and CRPF 183 Bn during which one militant associate of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) identified as Irfan Yousuf Dar, son of Muhammad Yousuf Dar of Rohmoo Pulwama has been arrested.

The official said that one AK rifle, one Magazine and 30 rounds of ammunition have been recovered from his possession.

According to the official statement, a case under FIR number 13/2022 under relevant sections of law has been lodged at police station Rajpora and investigation has been started—(KNO)