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LeT militant arrested in Jammu and Kashmir

Security forces on Sunday arrested a Lashkar-e-Taiba militant in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Published: 06th March 2022 10:58 PM  |   Last Updated: 06th March 2022 10:58 PM   |  A+A-

Handcuffs, Arrest

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By PTI

SRINAGAR: Security forces on Sunday arrested a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

He was spotted during a naka checking near Shuhama Nagbal.

He tried to flee after seeing the security forces team, but his attempt was foiled and he was apprehended tactfully, a police spokesman said.

He identified the arrested as Mohammad Altaf Wani, a resident of Keegam in Shopian.

Incriminating material was recovered from his possession, the spokesman said, adding that he was a militant of the LeT.

A case has been registered and investigation taken up, the spokesman said.



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