Awantipora: Awantipora Police on Friday said that it has arrested one militant associate of Hizb Ul Mujahideen militant outfit during an operation in in Awantipora.
In a statement issued on Friday the police said “the arrested terrorist associate has been identified as Firdous Ahmad Dar resident of Dangerpora Noorpora area of Awantipora”, adding that “incriminating materials including arms and ammunition have been recovered from his possession and the recovered materials have been taken into case records for further investigation”.
Police in it’s statement further said that as records he was involved in providing shelter, logistic and other support to the active Hizb militants besides transporting arms & ammunition in Awantipora & Tral area.
“A case vide FIR No. 153/2020 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Awantipora and further investigation has been initiated” the police statement reads.