Arms cache recovered from militant hideout in Kishtwar

JAMMU: Security forces today busted a militant hideout and recovered huge quantity of arms and ammunition in Kishtwar district.

Acting on a tip off, a joint operation was launched by army and police, following which a militant hideout was busted in Mislai Bonjwah area of Kishtwar, a defence spokesman said.

The recoveries from the hideout yielded one AK-47 rifle with 450 rounds, 224 Pika ammunition, one Under Barrel Grenade Launcher (UBGL), two UBGL ammunition and one binocular, he said.

The recovery from this hideout is a major blow to terrorists and once again has displayed the close coordination between the Army and J&K Police in Kishtwar, the spokesman said. (AGENCIES)