|Early Times Report|
Srinagar, Mar 19: Jammu and Kashmir Police have busted a module of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) outfit and have arrested six of its activists from Tral area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district. The police have also recovered incriminating material from the activists.
"Acting on a specific information, Awantipora police along with 42 RR and CRPF, in a joint operation in Tral, busted a criminal network involving JeM outfit who were involved in recruiting youth into the militant ranks," police spokesperson Manoj Pandita said.
"They were involved in providing logistic support and facilitating movement of militants in the general area of Tral, and on their disclosure incriminating materials have been recovered from their possession," he added.
The spokesman identified the activists as Ghulam Nabi Shah, son of Gang Tral-resident Ghulam Qadir Shah, Ishfaq Sameer Sheikh son of Takiya Gulab Bagh-resident Ghulam Nabi Sheikh, Irfan Ahmad Mir son of Batagund-resident Mushtaq Ahmad Mir, Ajaz Ahmad Bhat son of Batagund-resident Abdul Salam Bhat, Bashir Ahmad Sheikh son of Khangund-resident Ama Sheikh, and Junaid Rashid Bhat son of Nowdal-resident Abdul Rashid Bhat resident.
In this regard, a case FIR number 23/2018 under section 18, 18B, 20, 39 ULA (P) Act stands registered in Police Station Tral and the investigation has been taken up, the spokesman added.