Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorist associate arrested at Mandigam Kralgund in Jammu and Kashmir’s Handwara; arms, ammo seized

The Jammu and Kashmir Police, along with 32 Rashtriya Rifles and 92 Battalion CRPF launched a cordon and search operation at an orchard in Mandigam Kralgund and arrested a terrorist associate, identified as Akeel Parray.

Sources said the joint team acted on specific inputs they received about the presence of a terrorist aide in the area and launched the operation. “During the search and check one person was found in the suspicious condition who on seeing the search party tried to escape from the spot but was chased and apprehended by the search party,” a police official said.