Police to mothers: Ask children to leave arms and come back

SRINAGAR: The Jammu & Kashmir police has a request to mothers of all ‘local terrorists’. “I would like to ask all mothers to appeal to their children to leave arms and come back,” said Director General of Police SP Vaid. The statement comes three days after a 20-year-old footballer from Kashmir’s Anantnag, who had joined the terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba, surrendered before security forces.