OGW of LeT arrested in Handwara, 2 hideouts busted: Police

Srinagar: Police have arrested an over ground worker (OGW) of LeT and on his instance, busted two hideouts, Police said on Friday.
“Acting on a specific information, Handwara police arrested an OGW of LeT identified as Affaq Ahmad Bhat @Abu Huraira son of Mohammad Akbar Bhat resident of Panditpura,” a police statement said.
According to police the said OGW was involved in providing logistic support to militant Abu Maaz of LeT.
Police have also busted two hideouts maintained by the said OGW Affaq. Huge cache of ammunition including 01 pistol, 02 Pistol Magazines, 11 pistol rounds, 02 wireless sets, 01 Ysms set, 04 mobile sets, 01 UBGL thrower, 01 UBGL Grenade, 02 AK magazines, 105 AK rounds, 02 compass, 01 Binocular, 01 Wire cutter, 05 Battery chargers, 48 Batteries, First Aid (Made in Pakistan), medicines /Cotton Bandage, 02 Cooking Flames, 01 Perfume, 02 Maps, 01 Jacket, 02 Bags and Cosmetics etc were recovered from the hideouts, police statement said.