Militant hideout busted, ammunition recovered

RAJOURI, Apr 8: Security forces on Sunday recovered arms and ammunition from a militant hideout in remote belt of Rajouri district.
“Acting on a tip off, police and army early on Sunday morning launched search operation in Gadyog area of Khawas in tehsil Budhal,” police here said.
They said that during search operation, militant hideout was busted and arms and ammunition was recovered.
Army sniffer dog and metal detectors were extensively used in the final stages of the operation. This cache has scuttled the nefarious plans of the terrorist outfits to launch lethal strike in the near future in an attempt to derail the peace and harmony in region. The cache includes one AK-47 Rifle, one AK-47 magazine, one AK-56 Rifle, one AK-56 magazine and 60 rounds of ammunition.
The timely recovery of the arms and ammunition has thwarted any possible untoward incident, planned by the terrorists in Reasi and Rajouri District. This operation was an excellent example of coordination between the Army and J&K Police, to nip the evil designs of terrorists to foment trouble in the state.