LeT associate arrested in Shopian

Excelsior Correspondent
Srinagar, Aug 22: Security forces arrested a militant associate of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in Nazninpura village in Shopian district this evening.
An official said that a joint team of Shopian Police, Army’s 44 RR and 14 Battalion CRPF tactfully arrested a militant associate Shabir Ahmad Mir son of Ghulam Nabi Mir, resident of Nazninpura Shopian in his native village.
“On disclosure of the arrestee, the joint team recovered arms and ammunition which included one each of 40 mm Pak origin RPG, RPG grenade and two Boosters”, he said.
“A case vide FIR number 146/2023 under relevant sections of law has been registered and investigation set into motion”, he said.