Terror hideout busted in Kishtwar, arms and ammunition seized

JAMMU: A terrorist hideout was busted on Wednesday in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir, leading to the recovery of a cache of arms and ammunition, police said.

The hideout was unearthed by a joint search party of the Special Operations Group (SOG) of local police and troops of the 17 Rashtriya Rifles and the 52 battalion of CRPF at Tokranar near Bela nalla in Chicha area, a police official said.

He said the search of the hideout led to the recovery of an AK 56 rifle with a magazine and 27 rounds, a pistol with a magazine and six rounds and an under barrel grenade launcher (UBGL) grenade. (AGENCIES)