Uri: Three militant associates have been arrested in Uri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, police said Saturday.
They were held by joint teams of Army’s 53 RR, CRPF, SOG in Uri and some arms and ammunition has been also recovered from them.
Meanwhile, official sources identified arrested OGWs as Sharafat Khan son of Badshah Khan of Kupwara, Sajad Ahmad Shah son of Muhammad Shah of Lalpora Kupwara and Shahid Ahmad Rather son of Wali Mohd Rather of Tangmarg Baramulla.
“Some arms and ammunition has been recovered from possession of arrested trio,” KNO, local news agency, quoted sources as having said.
Police claimed to have recovered following two pistols, 2 magazines, 10 rounds, cash Rs 3 lakh, contraband, and five Chinese hand grenades.
A case been registered in police station Uri.