‘Ammunition recovered during searches in Ganderbal woods’
Ganderbal: Security forces on Wednesday claimed to have recovered a cache of ammunition during a search in the forest area of Sarda-Bagh in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.
Quoting a police official, news agency KNO reported that Special Operation Group (SOG) of police and CRPF 118 Bn launched a search operation in Sarda-Bagh forests and recovered cache of ammunition from a hideout.
He said that during the search operation AK-47 rounds, along with two magazines, loose 9 mm rounds, and several hand-grenades were recovered.
The official said a case has been registered in this regard and further investigation has been started.
Meanwhile, Srinagar sector CRPF in a tweet said: “Rounds of AK-47, along with two magazines, loose 9mm rounds, various other rounds and several hand grenades were recovered, early in the morning by @crpf_srinagar with Ganderbal Police from Sadra Bagh forest area.”
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