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Jammu and Kashmir: LeT over-ground worker arrested

News Agencies | Updated on: 1 December 2017, 15:36 IST
(ANI)

The security forces in a joint operation arrested one Over-Ground Worker (OGW) affiliated to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in Handwara of Jammu and Kashmir on 1 December.

Two hideouts were busted and a huge cache of arms and ammunition was also recovered from their possession.

On 29 November, an OGW surrendered before the Army in South Kashmir.

The worker was identified as Altaf Sheikh, who was allegedly a close confidante of Hizbul Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists operating in Qaimoh belt of Kulgam district.

On 28 November, three OGWs were arrested by 9 Rashtriya Rifles from Kulgam's Devsar area. Two grenades, a cheque of Rs 55,000 and Rs 12,000 cash were recovered from their possession.

-ANI

First published: 1 December 2017, 15:36 IST
 
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