Police today said that it has identified the militants involved in the attempt to loot JK Bank branch in Marhama area of south Kashmir.
“Today militants barged into J&K Bank branch Marhama and looted the bank. In this connection a case FIR number 171/2017 under section 398, 454, 427 RPC, 7/25 A. Act was registered in Police Station Bijbehara and investigation was started,” a statement said
The statement added that during preliminary investigation it came to fore that two militants identified as Rasik Nabi Bhat @Owais son of Ghulam Nabi Bhat resident of Nowdal (Kirman Mohalla) and Salia Mohammad Akhoon @Rehaan son of Ghulam Mohammad Akhoon resident of Arampora Gurikadal Medoora Tral, of banned outfit HM are involved in the robbery. Further investigation of the case is going on.