SOPORE: An active militant of the Lashkar-i-Toiba outfit was arrested on Monday in the Ladoora area of Rafiabad of North Kashmir’s Sopore.
Official sources told that today on a specific input about movement of a Militant in Ladoora area of Rafiabad, a Cordon and search operation was launched by Police and Army’s 32 RR. During the search, the security forces noticed the suspicious movement of one individual, subsequently, the individual was apprehended.
The arrested militant has been identified as Mohd Iqbal Khan, son of Mohammad Amin Khan resident of Jagu Kharen, Beerwah, Budgam. Upon his search one Chinese Pistol, one magazine and five 9mm rounds were recovered from his possession, they said.(GNS)