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Terror hideout busted in J&K, 19 grenades seized

The joint operation followed a specific input that terrorists were planning to target security forces on NH 144A. The operation was conducted in the Poonch region by a team of the Indian Army, Rashtriya Rifles and J&K Police.

Written by Express News Service | Jammu |
May 10, 2021 4:17:27 am
The grenades were recovered from J&K’s Poonch.

IN A major success in an anti-terror operation, security forces and Jammu & Kashmir Police on Sunday busted a militant hideout in Poonch’s Phagla area and recovered 19 hand grenades from there.

The joint operation followed a specific input that terrorists were planning to target security forces on NH 144A. The operation was conducted in the Poonch region by a team of the Indian Army, Rashtriya Rifles and J&K Police.

The grenades were hidden in a well-concealed natural hideout, officials said.

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