Kashmir: Two terrorists arrested in Handwara after security forces bust Hizbul module

Security forces reportedly busted an active Hizbul Mujahideen module in north Kashmir after which the arrests were made.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 12, 2017 3:56 pm
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Two terrorists were reportedly arrested in Handwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday during a joint team operation in the area by police and army. According to news agency ANI, the security forces busted an active Hizbul Mujahideen module in north Kashmir after which the arrests were made.

“A module of HM was busted in Handwara (on Sunday),” a police spokesperson told news agency IANS. “Two militants have been arrested in this connection,” he added.

In a latest update, ANI reported the arrest of two over ground workers of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen from Awantipora district of Jammu and Kashmir. The official investigation into the case is currently underway, as per the report.

This is a developing story. More details are awaited.

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