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UP resident posing as armyman detained in Jammu

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Jammu, Jul 29 (PTI) One person, hailing from Uttar Pradesh, was detained on Monday while he was trying to gain entry into 'Sainik Aram Grah' here by showing fake army identity card and other documents, a defence spokesman said.

Avinash Mishra of Azamgarh was stopped by the alert troops of Tiger Division and later handed over to police station Trikuta Nagar for further investigation, the spokesman said.

He said Mishra attempted to gain access into the 'Sainik Aram Grah' by showing fake document.

"The alert troops got suspicious and detained him at the entry gate. During the initial questioning, fake identity cards of the army, other documents and (some) cash were recovered from him," the spokesman said.

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