Two Hizbul militants arrested in Pampore
30 June 2006
The Daily Excelsior
Srinagar: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were arrested during a naka laid by police at Pampore this evening. They have been identified as Tariq Ahmed Mir (code name Adil) son of Mohd Yusuf R-o Awantipora and Mudassar Iqbal Dar (code name Idris) son of Ghulam Nabi Dar R-o Gidikhal, Tral, Pulwama. They were riding on a scooter which was intercepted by the police at Pampore naka. Recoveries made from their possession included one Under Barrel Grenade Launcher (UBGL) with six grenades, four hand grenades, two mobile sets, eight Airtel SIM Cards and five kg explosive. The militants were arrested by a police party led by SHO Pampore Inspector Manzoor Ahmed under the supervision of SP Awantipora Sardar Khan.