Army on Saturday claimed to have arrested a militant associate from Hatti pura village of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
A spokesman of the Indian army said on Twitter that after receiving inputs from the police, a search operation was launched in the area during which they arrested a militant associate and recovered a cache of weapons.
Op Hattipura, #Kulgam.
Jt Search Operation launched today afternoon based on @JmuKmrPolice inputs.
A terrorist associate was apprehended.
– 01 Chinese Pistol
– 01 Chinese hand grenade
– 02 AK mag with 28 rds
– 01 German compass #Kashmir #TerrorismFreeKashmir pic.twitter.com/3nRicyoPAM— Chinar Corps🍁 – Indian Army (@ChinarcorpsIA) January 2, 2021
According to the army, the recovery included one Chinese Pistol, one Chinese hand grenade, one AK magazine with twenty eight rounds and one German compass.