Srinagar: Six youths have been arrested
for their alleged involvement in stone-pelting incidents
during the summer unrest in Baramulla district last year,
police said Saturday.
The six youths have been identified as Farooq Ahmad
Sheikh, Mohammad Akram Dar, Mohammad Sharief Bhat, Javid Ahamd
Bhat, Mushtaq Ahmad Khan and Reyaz Ahmad Dar, a police
All the arrests were made in Kreeri area and its
adjoining villages in Pattan area, 31 kms from here, of
Baramulla district, he said.
The six alleged stone pelters were evading arrest
since long and are responsible for law and order problems in
Kreeri area, the spokesman said.