Militant hideout busted in J&K`s Reasi

Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013 - 23:23

Jammu: Army busted a militant hideout and seized arms and ammunition in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday night.
Acting on a tip-off, troops of 61 Rashtriya Rifles launched a search operation in Rasoowali Nallah area of Mahore teshil in Reasi district, Defence spokesman Col R K Palta said.

During the operation, a large quantity of arms, ammunition and explosives including one AK rifle, one Pakistan origin pistol, two rifle magazines with 64 rounds, one magazine with 61 rounds, one anti-personnel mine, three UBGL grenades, 3 hand grenades, 93 rounds of Pika rifle and one mobile were recovered, he said.

The operation was going on when the last reports came in, he said.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, March 10, 2013 - 23:23

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