5 Hizb OGWs arrested in Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir: Officials

Representational Pic

Five overground workers of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen were arrested after police busted a module in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Thursday.

The module was active in Mardwa area of the district, they said.

Mohmmad Yaseen, Zakir Hussain, Gulam Hassan, Mohmmad Iqbal and Bashir Ahmed were arrested on Wednesday, the officials claimed, adding that they were being interrogated.