Based on specific inputs, Kulgam Police a joint Specific Search operation was launched with 62RR, Kulgam Police and 18 BN CRPF in Vill Avhotu in South Kashmir’s Kulgam District which led to the apprehension of Shakoor Parray, ex PSO of SDPO Irshad Rather, who had joined the militancy ranks.
Shakoor Parray had decamped with 04 AK-47 with magazines in January 2016. He was the mastermind behind the recruitment of youth to join the tanzeem. He had also carried out a firing and weapon snatching attempt on a police picquet in village Hajipur.
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