Srinagar, Nov 17: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested two militant associates of Lashker-e-Toiba outfit and recovered ready to use IEDs from their possession in South Kashmir's Pulwama district.
"Major tragedy averted by Pulwama Police & SFs. 2 LeT terrorist associates namely Amir Bashir & Mukhtar Bhat arrested by Pulwama Police & SFs during joint naka checking. 2 ready to use IEDs were recovered from their possession. Investigation in progress: IGP Kashmir, " IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar said in a statement.
A case has been reportedly registered into the incident.