2 students among 3 persons detained in Tral

Three persons were detained by the security forces in south Kashmir’s Tral township.

A police official said that forces on Monday raided a cluster of houses in outskirts of Tral town and detained three persons.

The detainees were identified as post graduate student Zahoor Ahmad Sheikh (25) s/o Ghulam Nabi Sheikh, under graduate student Aaqib Ahmad Malik (17) s/o Mohammad Ashraf Malik and Bashir Ahmad Malik (50) s/o Ghulam Ahmad Malik residents of Paznoo.

All three were lodged to police station Tral.

The three, according to the official, are being quizzed for their alleged role in militancy.