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Lashkar's UP terror module busted in J&K: Who is Sandeep Sharma and why his arrest holds significance?

Lashkar's UP terror module busted in J&K: Who is Sandeep Sharma and why his arrest holds significance?

In a major breakthrough, Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday busted a terror module linked with dreaded terror outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and arrested Sandeep Shrma, a resident of Uttar Pradesh.

Lashkar-e-Toiba's UP terror module busted, Muzaffarnagar resident Sandeep Sharma apprehended by J&K police

Lashkar-e-Toiba's UP terror module busted, Muzaffarnagar resident Sandeep Sharma apprehended by J&K police

Sandeep Sharma, a part of Lashkar module has been apprehended by Jammu and Kashmir police from Muzaffarnagar distrct of Uttar Pradesh on Monday. 

WATCH: Kings XI Punjab's Sandeep Sharma fined for angry outburst against umpire during KXIP vs GL match

WATCH: Kings XI Punjab's Sandeep Sharma fined for angry outburst against umpire during KXIP vs GL match

Sandeep Sharma and Glenn Maxwell lost their cool after field umpire Nand Kishore signalled one of the pacer's delivery as a no-ball.

WATCH: Sandeep Sharma shocks RCB; removes Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers in one dream spell — DON'T MISS

WATCH: Sandeep Sharma shocks RCB; removes Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers in one dream spell — DON'T MISS

The 23-year-old thus became the first player in the IPL history to take the wickets of the trio in a single match.

IPL 2017, Match 43: Kings XI Punjab bowlers defend 138, beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 19 runs to keep play-off hopes alive

IPL 2017, Match 43: Kings XI Punjab bowlers defend 138, beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 19 runs to keep play-off hopes alive

This was the lowest total defended by a team at the Chinnaswamy Stadium and also the first time in 10 editions that RCB has been bowled out four times.

Absolutely Stunning! Sandeep Sharma takes most difficult catch of IPL 10 — WATCH

Absolutely Stunning! Sandeep Sharma takes most difficult catch of IPL 10 — WATCH

The home side won the match by 10 wickets, with openers Martin Guptill and Hashim Amla wasting no time in chasing Delhi's 67.

IPL 2017, Match 36: Sandeep Sharma, Martin Guptill destroy Delhi Daredevils as Kings XI Punjab register thumping 10-wicket win

IPL 2017, Match 36: Sandeep Sharma, Martin Guptill destroy Delhi Daredevils as Kings XI Punjab register thumping 10-wicket win

Lacking quality in batting department with confidence hitting the lowest ebb, Daredevils batting looked like a rudderless ship with none of the batsmen getting past 20-run mark. The highest individual score was 18 from Corey Anderson.

IPL 2017: Dinesh Karthik hits that 'insane' shot again, to devastating effect — MUST WATCH

IPL 2017: Dinesh Karthik hits that 'insane' shot again, to devastating effect — MUST WATCH

He played a similar shot against Kolkata Knight Riders bowler Trent Boult on April 8.

WATCH: AB de Villiers' monstrous six off Sandeep Sharma's bowling which landed outside Holkar Cricket Stadium

WATCH: AB de Villiers' monstrous six off Sandeep Sharma's bowling which landed outside Holkar Cricket Stadium

AB de Villiers, who was making a comeback in the RCB squad post recovering from injury, showed once again why is he regarded as one of the most dangerous batsmen in world cricket.

IPL 2017: Innovative Dan Christian hits two UNREAL shots against Sandeep Sharma — WATCH

IPL 2017: Innovative Dan Christian hits two UNREAL shots against Sandeep Sharma — WATCH

The Aussie all-rounder, coming to bat late in Rising Pune Supergiant innings, showed his improvisation skills like no one.

Ranji Trophy: Deepak Hooda smashes unbeaten 190 as Baroda score 358/6 vs Punjab

Ranji Trophy: Deepak Hooda smashes unbeaten 190 as Baroda score 358/6 vs Punjab

The day however belonged to Hooda, who has played for Rajasthan Royals and was with the Sunrisers Hyderabad during the last season.

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Skipper Yuvraj Singh leads from front as Punjab beat Madhya Pradesh by 126 runs

Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Skipper Yuvraj Singh leads from front as Punjab beat Madhya Pradesh by 126 runs

Chasing 307 runs for an outright victory, Madhya Pradesh were bowled out in 64.4 overs at the CH Bansi Lal Cricket Stadium.

Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils: All-round Marcus Stoinis shines as Zaheer Khan's team falter again

Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils: All-round Marcus Stoinis shines as Zaheer Khan's team falter again

While KXIP's third win does not change their position in the league table but certainly keeps them alive.

Sandeep Sharma and Karan Arya win 7th Maruti Suzuki Dakshin Dare

The 105 teams with 170 participants covered a distance of 2000 km as they passed through some of the picturesque locations of Bangalore, Hampi, Bellary and Shimoga.