‘Militant associate’ arrested in Sopore
Srinagar: Police on Monday claimed to have arrested a militant associate of the TRF outfit in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
A police spokesman in a statement issued this afternoon that the accused, Ahsaan ul Haq Khanday, son of Nazir Ahmad Khanday,a resident of Faisalabad Sopore, at present Nowpora Kalan, was held on Saturday April 03 by a joint team of Sopore Police, 22 RR and 179 CRPF at a checkpoint at Model Town crossing Sopore.
“Incriminating material including letter pad of TRF outfit has been recovered from Khanday’s possession,” police said.
A case (FIR no. 82/2021 U/S 13 ULA (P), 506 IPC) was registered and further investigation is going on with police saying that more arrests are expected in the case.