Home Top Story Another Pakistani terrorist captured alive in Jammu and Kashmir

Another Pakistani terrorist captured alive in Jammu and Kashmir


Jammu, Aug 27 (The News) :

A Pakistani terrorist was caught alive on Thursday following an 20 hour long encounter in Jammu and Kashmir. The captured terrorist is believed to be among the four terrorists who were intercepted on wednesday night close to the Line Of Control in north kashmir.

The terrorist was identified as Sajjad alias Abu Ubadullah, 22, a resident of Muzaffargarh district of Balochistan, Pakistan, sources said.

The security forces had on Wedn

sday launched a massive operation in north Kashmir, ranging from Uri sector near the Line of Control to Panzalla in Rafiabad area, following information about presence of a group of militants in the area.

“Three militants have been killed while one has been arrested alive during the operation in Rafiabad,” an army official said.
A police official said the arrested terrorist is being shifted to Srinagar for questioning.

Sajjad was caught a little over three weeks after Pakistani terrorist Naveed was arrested on August 5 following a terror attack on BSF troopers on the Jammu-Srinagar highway. Naveed had taken three people hostage who overpowered him. It was not immediately known how Sajjad was caught.

Meanwhile, security forces recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition following a separate encounter in Kishtwar. The recovery included one AK-47 rifle. three magazines of AK rifle, 562 AK-47 Rds, eight UBGL grenades, 11 .303 rifle Rds, one satellite phon

ne, four radio sets, 12 hand grenades, four pistol magazines and two binoculars.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here