Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police and Army on Monday said that a non-local was among two persons arrested along with a pistol and bullets at Frisal area in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
Quoting a senior but unnamed police officer, local news agency, GNS, said that a joint team of police and army’s 1RR arrested two persons identified as Mohammad Umar Dar son of Abdul Gani Dar of Chanapora Kojer area of Kulgam and Mohammad Javaid Sulmani son of Mohammad Shafi, a resident of Bijnoor UP. Sulmani runs a Saloon shop.
The police officer added that one pistol and some rounds were recovered from their possession. A case has been registered in this regard and further investigation are ongoing, GNS quoted the officer as having said.
Notably, a policeman and a non-local worker were killed in seperate attack by suspected militants on Friday in this southern district.