Police arrests hybrid terrorist in Baramulla, _Terror module of LeT busted in Budgam_

June 21: Police & security forces have arrested a hybrid terrorist of proscribed terror outfit LeT in Baramulla besides, busted a terror module of terrorist outfit LeT by arresting 03 terrorist associates in Budgam. Incriminating materials, arms & ammunition have been recovered from their possession.

In Baramulla, at about 1600hrs acting on specific information regards movement of terrorists; a joint checkpoint was established near Juhama crossing by Police and 52RR. During checking, movement of a suspicious person was noticed who tried to flee from the spot. However, the alert joint party apprehended him tactfully and was identified as Shahid Ahmad Parray son of Gh Ahmad Parray resident of Kathpora Hajin. On his personal search, incriminating materials, arms & ammunition including 01 pistol, 01 pistol magazine, 07 pistol rounds and 02 hand grenades were recovered from his possession.

Preliminary investigation revealed that the accused was working as a hybrid terrorist linked with proscribed terror outfit LeT and was in an attempt to carry out terrorist activities in Baramulla Town and adjacent areas.

Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 107/2022 under relevant sections of law has been registered at PS Baramulla and further investigation is in progress.

Meanwhile, Police in Budgam alongwith 53RR and 181Bn CRPF busted a terror module of proscribed outfit LeT by arresting 03 terror associates identified as Ashiq Hussain Hajam son of Ghulam Mohd Hajam, Ghulam Mohi-ud-Din Dar son of Ghulam Mohammad Dar, both residents of Zuhama Chadoora and Tahir Bin Ahmed son of Ghulam Ahmed Hajam resident of Badipora Chadoora.

Preliminary investigation revealed that the arrested trio was involved in facilitating transportation of terrorists, arms/explosive materials & providing logistic support to the active terrorists of proscribed terror outfit LeT in district Budgam.

Incriminating material, arms & ammunition including 01 Chinese Pistol, 02 Pistol magazines, 22 Pistol rounds, 01 AK magazine, 30 AK rounds have been recovered from their possession. Besides, 01 motorcycle (TVS Red colour) used in terror crimes bearing registration number JK01N-8067 has also been seized.

Accordingly, a case vide FIR No. 114/2022 under relevant sections of law was registered at Police Station Chadoora and further investigation is in progress.```