Jammu And Kashmir Police Arrests Three Car-Borne Jaish Militants

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| March 25 , 2019 , 09:54 IST

Jammu and Kashmir police on Sunday said they have arrested three Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists near a check-point at Narabal on the Srinagar-Baramulla highway the arrests were made based on credible input in Kashmir.

While speaking to media a police spokesperson said: "Three car-borne terrorists affiliated with proscribed terror outfit JeM (were) arrested by police and security forces at Lawaypora (on Srinagar-Baramulla road) (based) on a credible input today."

The terrorists were identified as Rayees Hurrah, Shahid Bhat and Ishaq Lone, officials added.

After that Jammu and Kashmir police tweeted on Sunday evening “Three terrorists affiliated with the proscribed terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) were arrested today based on a credible input.

Incriminating material including ammunition and live rounds recovered. A case has been registered late Sunday evening.

It was not immediately clear where and how the three were arrested but residents in the city’s outskirts near Parimpora witnessed security forces intercepting and detaining some youth from a vehicle during the day.

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Security forces have been aggressively pursuing JeM terrorists after a suicide car bomber of the outfit rammed a truck in a CRPF convoy in south Kashmir’s Pulwama on February 14 killing 40 troopers.

Since then many JeM members have been killed in various gunfights across the valley. Eight JeM members were killed since Thursday in four gunfights with security forces.