J&K: Security forces capture TRF terrorist along with arms, ammo in Anantnag

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Abid Bashir

Srinagar (NVI): Security forces arrested a terrorist alive along with arms and ammunition at Kapran, Dooru area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, officials said today.

A police official said that a categorised active terrorist, Talib Bhat from Dehruna, Anantnag, was caught alive in a joint operation by Army and police at Kapran, Dooru village of the district.

“Anantnag Police and 19 RR of Army arrested one categorised active terrorist Talib Bhat, a resident of Dehruna village in a joint operation at Kapran, Dooru. He was associated with The Resistance Front (TRF),” official stated.

He added, “On a specific input, a joint operation was launched along with 19 RR. He was arrested along with arms and ammunition which includes one pistol, one pistol magazine with rounds and one grenade.”

“Talib was recruited by TRF commander Abbas Sheikh from Kulgam district,” the police official informed.

-CHK