Sopore police late this evening claimed to have busted a Lashkar-e-Toiba militant outfit and arrested four of its active associates in north Kashmir’s Sopore town.
In a statement issued to Kashmir Despatch reads, Sopore Police along with 52RR and crpf busts LeT module, 4 militant Associates arrested, Grenade incident Case Solved.
On specific information regarding presence of LeT militants in general area pothka muqam/chanpora Athoora , PC Sopore alongwith 52RR and crpf launched CASOs simultaneously at different locations at Muqam pothka and Chanpora Athoora and apprehended 4 LET militant associates namely
1) Irfan Ahmed Mir S/O Mohd Maqbool Mir R/O Putkha, Irfan Ahmed Khan S/O Gulam Mohd Khan R/O Putkha, Qaiser Rehman Khan S/O Ab Rehman Khan R/O Putkha, Suhail Ahmed Ganie S/O Gulam Mohd Ganie R/O Chanpora, Athoora.
During there sustained interrogation all confessed to grenade attack on Police Post Putkha on directions of LeT militants LT Fayaz Ahmed War @Umar and FT @Usman as a test for them to join militant ranks of LET organization.
Moreover all are in touch with militants through different social media apps.
All four have been arrested in grenade attack case FIR No 48/2020 U/S 307, 7/27 IPC , 16 ULAP Act P/S Tarzoo by Sopore Police and further investigation into case is going on.