SRINAGAR: Security forces in Baramulla Thursday said that a hideout has been busted in the district during which 14600 bullets of AK 47 were recovered.
An official said that the hideout was busted in the Dudbug -TY Shah Forest area of Baramulla. The official said that the joint teams of Baramulla Police and 52 RR on specific information from a reliable source launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in the Dudbug -TY Shah Forest area at around 5.00 AM this morning.
During the search operation, the team recovered two boxes of ammunition from an underground hideout under the tree. The seizure included 1460 bullets of AK 47 and 1 cracked bag were also recovered. “The timely recovery of huge ammunition has thwarted any possible untoward incident and has scuttled the nefarious plans of militant outfits to derail peace and harmony in the Kashmir Valley”, he added.