5 pistols, 10 magazines recovered from Teetwal in north Kashmir's Kupwara

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Police and army recovered five pistols, 10 magazines and 138 rounds from a bag in Teetwal area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday, officials said.

A police officer told news agency GNS that the police post Teetwal received information regarding the presence of a bag containing suspicious material at Gundi Shart village.

Subsequently, the officer said, a joint party of police and army conducted searches at the spot. “During searches, a black colour bag containing five 9mm Pistols, 10 magazines, 138 rounds and two biscuit packets was recovered.”

He said the police have registered a case (FIR No 78/2020) u/s 7/25 I A Act and started further investigation.