The Newsfeed

Hideout busted, weapons recovered in Rajouri

RAJOURI: Jammu and Kashmir police and Army on Friday busted a militant hideout at Jalamang Budhal area of Rajouri district and recovered five hand grenades, six detonators and one AK rifle magazine with thirty bullets.

Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Rajouri, Mohammad Aslam informed that the teams of Budhal police station, SoG and Samote based Rashtriya Rifles (60RR) Battalion launched a joint search operation in Jalamang forest area of Targain village in Budhal.

In this search operation, a militant hideout was busted while explosives and ammunition kept hidden there have been recovered, SSP said.

The recovery includes five hand grenades, six detonators, one AK rifle magazine, thirty AK bullets, one envelope cloth and two envelope polythene.

Soon after the recovery, Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) of Army destroyed the grenades through a controlled explosion, said SSP, adding that further searches in the area are going on


The Dispatch is present across a number of social media platforms. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for exciting videos; join us on Facebook, Intagram and Twitter for quick updates and discussions. We are also available on the Telegram. Follow us on Pinterest for thousands of pictures and graphics. We care to respond to text messages on WhatsApp at 8082480136 [No calls accepted]. To contribute an article or pitch a story idea, write to us at [email protected] |Click to know more about The Dispatch, our standards and policies