Pak-trained Hizbul militant arrested in Kashmir

A Hizbul Mujahideen militant was arrested from Pattan area in north Kashmir.

Last Updated: Dec 05, 2010, 21:51 PM IST

Srinagar: A Hizbul Mujahideen militant was arrested by security forces from Pattan area of Baramulla district in north Kashmir on Sunday, officials said here.

Police, Army and CRPF in a joint operation apprehended the Pakistan-trained Hizbul militant, Mohammad Iqbal Lone alias Aqib, from Wanigam Payeen village in Pattan, 30 kms from here, the officials said.
They said one pistol, one magazine, six rounds and two hand-grenades were recovered from his possession.
Police has registered a case under Arms Act and Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act against the arrested militant.

PTI