In its letter, border force points to spurt in former militants returning through the route.
The hideout was found at village Darna which has once been a string hold of Hizbul terrorists.
In its maiden operation, BIhar ATS arrested three arms suppliers from Munger for supplying arms to Hizbul Mujahideen.
The convoy was ferrying BSF men deployed for the Amarnath yatra from Pahalgam to Srinagar when it was ambushed.
Security forces fire at protesters, 1 dies
‘Beware. If you vote, you will bear the consequences,’ read the posters.
J&K CM Omar Abdullah condemned the killing and said the decision of poll boycott should be based on conviction not fear.
During the investigation, two of the accused, Mohd Shafi Shah and Talib Lali, were arrested by the NIA.
Mohammad Shafi Sheikh, 45, a divisional commander of Hizbul Mujahideen was killed in an encounter at Seelo village.
Mast Gul alias Haroon Khan was assigned with carrying out Tuesday’s bombing of Pak Hotel in Kucha Risaldar area.
According to police, the kingpin of this cartel has been identified as a man named “Ali”, who is based in Kuwait.
Syed Salahuddin has been charged with various provisions of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
Forces recovered one AK-56 rifle with two magazines and 60 rounds from his possession.
In August,a Delhi court had issued a non-bailable warrant against Lali after NIA investigators zeroed on his role.
15 Corps Commander Lt Gen Gurmeet Singh said the situation was ‘well under control’.