2 persons detained in Anantnag for jumping barricade
Srinagar, Jan 2: Two persons were arrested late Tuesday night after they failed to stop at a barricade set up by the army in Anantnag district of south Kashmir.
Sources said that the army had established a ‘naka’ (check-point) at Kehribal in Mattan area of the district. They said a load-carrier was signaled to stop by the soldiers, but the driver sped away following which the soldiers fired some warning shots.
A source said the two persons travelling in the load-carrier was later detained from Kanganhal village and handed over to the police.