2 OGWs arrested in Bandipora: Police

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Two overground workers (OGWs), allegedly facilitating infiltration and providing logistic support to militants, were arrested in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district, police claimed Thursday.

In a statement, a spokesman said that the Jammu and Kashmir police, along with Army’s 27 RR, arrested two OGWs and recovered arms and ammunition and other incriminating material from their possession.

He identified the duo as Muhammad Saleem Gojer Banyia and Muhammad Iqbal Khatana.

“In this regard a case has been registered and investigation has been taken up,” he said.