LeT terrorist held with arms from north Kashmir’s Bandipora

Nagrota : Army personnel take position during encounter after militants attacked an Army camp in Nagrota on the outskirts of Jammu on Tuesday morning. Nagrota is the headquarters of the Army's 16 corps. PTI Photo (PTI11_29_2016_000004B)

Srinagar, Jul 14 (PTI) A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist was today arrested from north Kashmir’s Bandipora district and arms and ammunition recovered from his possession, police said here.

The newly-recruited LeT militant has been identified as Shahbaz Rasool Mir, a resident of nearby Hajin.

Mir was nabbed during a search operation in an orchard area in Markundal village in Sumbal area of the district, a police official said.

A Chinese pistol, a pistol magazine, four pistol rounds, a hand grenade, a knife and other items were recovered from his possession, the official said, adding a case has ben registered.

Source: PTI