Shopian, July 26 : Police on Sunday evening claimed to have busted a militant hideout in south Kashmir’s Shopain District and recovered arms and ammunition.
Police in a statement issued to Kashmir Despatch said, based on specific information regarding presence of LET militants in orchards of Dachoo Zainpora , Shopian Police along with 44 RR and 178 BN CRPF launched a search operation during early morning hours and during search one sloping hideout of the LET militants was busted and subsequently destroyed.
The huge quantity of ammunition like 02 UBGL grenades,03 Chinese grenades,one Ak47 magazine alongwith 20 AK47rounds,one radioset,eatable items etc alongwith incriminating material of proscribed outfit LET has been recovered from the said destroyed hideout.
The incriminating material has been taken into Police custody for investigation purpose.
Case FIR Number 99 /2020 under relevant sections of law stands registered at Police Station zainpora.