2 OGWs arrested in Anantnag: Police

The police claimed arrest of two militant over ground workers(OGWs) in Anantnag district on Thursday.
2 OGWs arrested in Anantnag: Police
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The police claimed arrest of two militant over ground workers(OGWs) in Anantnag district on Thursday.

In a statement issued here, spokesperson said that a joint cordon was laid by police along with army at Pazalpora Urenhall road crossing.

"During naka checking, two suspicious persons were apprehended," he said adding that "a grenade, Chinese pistol (9mm) with five rounds and two bottles of sodium nitrate were recovered from their possession".

The arrested persons were identified as Junaid- ul-Islam Dar of Chursoo Awantipora and Hilal Ahmad Ganie of Larkipora Awantipora.

The case has been lodged and further investigation started, said a police official. GKNN

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