Woman held with 20 grenades, ammunition on Srinagar outskirts

“In the meantime, a Golden colored Chevrolet Tavera car (JK01M-0056) was stopped for checking. Aboard it was a woman. She was searched by lady police personnel present at the naka, he said.

GK Web Desk
Srinagar, Publish Date: Nov 13 2018 7:59PM | Updated Date: Nov 13 2018 9:19PM
Woman held with 20 grenades, ammunition on Srinagar outskirtsImage provided by police

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday said that they have arrested a woman along with 20 grenades from Lawaypora area on the outskirts of Srinagar city.

"Today evening upon receipt of reliable information that some OGW is coming from Baramulla towards Srinagar with ammunition, a naka was laid opposite Kirmaniabad shrine near Lawaypora," a police officer was quoted as having said by news agency GNS.

“In the meantime, a Golden colored Chevrolet Tavera car (JK01M-0056) was stopped for checking. Aboard it was a woman. She was searched by lady police personnel present at the naka, he said.  

A bag in her possession was searched from which 20 grenades along with a large cache of ammunition was recovered, he said.

The vehicle and the bag containing grenades have been seized and the woman has been detained and taken to women's Police station for further questioning, he added.

SSP Srinagar Imtiaz Ismail Parray also confirmed the incident and said that a case under FIR no 397/2018 U/S 7/25 IA Act has been registered in Police Station Parimpora and further investigations have been initiated in this regard. 

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