Srinagar: In separate operations, security
forces Thursday arrested a suspected Lashker-e-Toiba operative
and recovered eight kgs of RDX along with other ammunition and
explosives from an arms dump in the Kashmir Valley.
Acting on a tip off, a police party arrested LeT
operative Ghulam Nabi Dar at Kulangam in Kupwara district, a
police spokesman said, adding three Chinese grenades were
recovered from his possession.
In another operation, the spokesman said security forces
unearthed an arms dump of militants from the bed of a stream
at Gundarvaish-Amarbugh in Shopian, 60 kms from here.
The recoveries from the dump included eight kgs RDX,
three rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) rounds, three hand
grenades, 10 meters of cordex wire, 132 pika rounds and 147 AK
assault rifle rounds, the spokesman said.