‘4 OGWs arrested, 3 hideouts busted in Pulwama’
Srinagar, Aug 25: Four over-ground workers (OGWs) of militant outfits were arrested and three hideouts of the militants busted in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, a police spokesman said today.
He said government forces busted a hideout in Rajpora Litter area and arrested an over-ground worker.
“Incriminating material along with improvised explosive device (IED) material was recovered from the hideout,” the spokesman said.
In another incident, two hideouts were busted in Khallen and Tahab villages of Pulwama district.
The magazine of an AK rifle, an INSAS magazine and one UBGL were seized, the spokesman said.
Three people, who were allegedly working for the Hizbul Mujahideen militant outfit, were arrested, the spokesman said.
Cases under relevant sections of the IPC were registered against them, he added.