Suspected terrorists storm police picket in J&K, loot arms

Suspected terrorists looted three rifles from a police picket in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. 

Last Updated: May 08, 2016, 09:31 AM IST
Suspected terrorists storm police picket in J&K, loot arms

Srinagar: Suspected terrorists looted three rifles from a police picket in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. 

According to reports, four suspected terrorists overpowered police guards deployed at a minority police picket in a village in Kulgam. The incident took place on Saturday night when three out of the four guards deployed, were present during the plunder.

Two AK 47  and one INSAS rifles were looted from police. 

Authorities have launched a manhunt in order to nab the terrorists. 

Recently, a similar incident was reported from Bijbehara, where 5 rifles were snatched from the police personnel, but were recovered by the authorities later.

Further details awaited.