Infiltration bid foiled in north Kashmir's Tangdhar: police

Arms and ammunition, drugs worth Rs 30 crore recovered.
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Srinagar June 25: Police on Friday claimed to have foiled an infiltration bid and recovered arms and ammunition besides drugs worth Rs 30 crore in Tangdhar area of frontier district Kupwara in north Kashmir.

A police spokesperson tweeted this afternoon that the infiltration bid was foiled by Kupwara Police alongwith 7RR and 87Bn of BSF.

The joint team of security forces recovered arms and ammunition including one AK47, a Pistol, two grenades "and other ammunition" besides six packets of Heroin left behind by the infiltrators, the police spokesperson said.

Police said the market value of the drug is Rs 30 crore.

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