2 overground militant workers arrested in Pulwama

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Two overground workers of Hizbul Mujahideen and Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind militant outtfits have been arrested in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, officials said on Friday.

They have been identified as Sayar Ahmad Shah from Tral and Tanseem alias Tanveer Ahmad Sheikh from Awantipora, the officials said.

“they were arrested from Tral and Awantipora areas of Pulwma district,” the officials said.

The arrested persons were allegedly involved in providing shelter and logistics to the militants, besides passing sensitive information to them, the officials said.