Jawan absconding with 3 rifles joins LeT in JK

An army jawan,who deserted the army and fled with three rifles and ammunition in Doda district of J-K,has joined LeT,police said.

Written by Agencies | Jammu | Published: March 8, 2009 4:44 pm

An army jawan,who deserted the army and fled with three rifles and ammunition in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir,has joined Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT),police said.

Zaffarullah Khan Parray of Behlulia,Doda escaped from Anta camp in Dachan area with 2 AK rifles,one insas rifle,5 AK magazines,2 insas magazines and some ammunition during the night,police said.

The army and police launched a major combing operation to track down the absconding jawan,who later reported to have joined the Lashker-e-Taiba outfit,they said.

Police has registered a case in this direction.

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