Huge cache of arms and ammunition recovered in Kupwara

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Srinagar: The joint team of police and army on Thursday busted a hideout in a forest area of Lolab in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district and recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition.

A police official told that acting on a specific information, Kupwara police along with 28-RR launched a search operation in the forest area of Watnar, Anderbugh, Lolab. During the search, a militant hideout was busted and huge cache of arms and ammunitions including one AK 56 rifle, 05 AK Magazines, 1000 AK rounds, 01 UBGL, 02 UBGL grenades, 04 pistol, 04 pistol magazines, 32 pistol rounds and 21 grenades were recovered from the hide out.

Police has registered a case in this regard, he said