Deccanexpress online: Srinagar : Seven Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists have been arrested by the Jammu-Kashmir Police. The arrest of these terrorist associates were made from multiple areas of the Shopian district of South Kashmir.
According to a police statement, “Seven OGWs (Over Ground Workers) were arrested during naka checking. Two hand grenades, three AK type magazines and 105 live rounds of AK were recovered from their possession during the search.”
All seven arrested terrorists revealed that they were OGWs of Hizbul Mujahideen Outfit. A case has been registered at the Shopian Police Station under Indian Arms Act, 13, 18, 20, 23, 38 ULA(P) in this regard. An investigation is underway.
Three of the seven terrorists have been identified as – Samiullah Farooq Chopan (resident of Meemender), Hilal Ahmad Wani (resident of Dachipora) and Rameez Wani (resident of Dachipora).