Militant hideout busted in Shopian, arms & ammunition recovered

Srinagar: Security forces on Friday busted a militant hideout and recovered arms and ammunition in south Kashmir district of Shopian.

Official sources said that following specific information about a hideout, a joint operation was launched by Special Operations Group (SOG) of J&K police, Army and CRPF at Zanapora in Shopian on Friday.

“During the operation, security forces unearthed a militant hideout and recovered arms and ammunition,” they said, adding that so far no one was arrested.

“A case has been registered and investigation has been taken up into the matter,” he added.