Srinagar;26 May 2018: District Police Srinagar in case FIR No. 59/2018 U/S 307,427 RPC, 3/4 Exp. Act registered in Police Station Safakadal, rounded up one suspect namely Basit Ahmad Malik S/o Mohammed Ashraf Malik R/o Nowpora safa kadal.
The suspect during sustained questioning disclosed to have lobbed grenades along with accomplice, Adil Qayoom Najar S/o Abdul Qayoom Najar R/o Gulshan Abad Noorbagh at two different occasions viz one at Chatabal in which case FIR No. 55/2018 U/S 307 RPC , 3/4 Exp. Act was registered in PP Bagiyas and second at Baripora in which Case FIR No. 59/2018 U/S 307,427 RPC ,3/4 Exp. Act was registered in Police Station Safakadal.
Further upon Basit’s disclosure one live grenade was recovered and upon rounding up of his accomplice Adil Qayoom Najar further disclosures were made,which led to recovery of explosive materials (Apparently RDX weighing about 1.2 Kgs in the shape of 05 Sticks wrapped in carbon paper and detonators) and other incriminating material.
The subject further revealed that they were planning to lob a grenade after friday prayers at Jamia Masjid,Nowhatta.
Further investigation is on to unearth the nefarious plans of anti national element and banned organization for disruptive activities.
2015 Kashmir Despatch