‘They completely brain-washed us’: 3 Youth undergoing Hizbul Mujahideen training arrested, narrate ordeal

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Srinagar: Terror group Hizbul Mujahideen’s plan to lure youth into militancy and providing them with weapons training has been folied by Jammu and Kashmir Police.

The cops have arrested three boys from Kupwara district, who later revealed how Hizbul commanders tried to brainwash them to cross the Line of Control (LoC), receive arms training and join the terror group.

The police are minutely investigating the matter to identify the extent of such indoctrinations, across the length and breadth of the Valley.

Two of the youths have been identified as Danish and Sohail was allegedly indoctrinated by HM terrorists Riyaz Naikoo and Adnan.

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After the arrest, police recovered several items from them including maps of the surrounding border areas and Hizbul posters. All the three boys have been handed over to Avantipore police for further investigation, sources told Times Now.

With this development, the police have also mulled increasing vigil to crackdown on the terror recruitment module.