Two J&K cops arrested for aiding militants

Police constables Shabir Ahmad Malik and Nazir Ahmad were arrested in possession of two bullets with the former that they were supplying to militants.

Published: 11th October 2017 12:34 PM  |   Last Updated: 11th October 2017 12:34 PM   |  A+A-

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SRINAGAR: Two Jammu and Kashmir policemen were arrested on Wednesday for supplying bullets to militants in Shopian district.

Police constables Shabir Ahmad Malik and Nazir Ahmad were arrested after an over-ground worker of militants, Adil Ahmad, identified them. 

A checking party of the security forces arrested Ahmad in Shopian town. Twenty bullets of AK-47 rifle were recovered from him, police sources said.

On interrogation, the arrested militant revealed that he had received the bullets through a friend from police constable Malik. 

Malik in his turn, during interrogation, confirmed that constable Nazir Ahmad had given the bullets to him to be passed on to the militant.


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