Police say incident happened during weapon recovery ops along IB
Jammu, Aug 17: A police personnel and a jailed militant were injured in a firing incident during a weapon recovery operation in Toph village of Arnia sector along the International Border in Jammu, police said here on Wednesday.
A senior police official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that during investigation of a case, it came to fore that a militant from Pakistan, who is presently in jail in Jammu was involved in some militancy networks after which a weapon recovery operation was launched in Arnia sector.
He said that during the operation, a police constable and the Pakistani militant identified as Mohd Ali Hussain alias Qasim alias Jehangir were injured in the firing incident.
He said that the duo have been shifted to a hospital for treatment and further details will be shared accordingly—(KNO)