Srinagar: Police have claimed to have arrested four militants and seven OGWs in separate raids in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
A senior police officer told GNS that the militants and the OGWs were arrested during separate raids by the joint team of SOG and army in Drangbal, Old Town Baramulla, and Sopore.
“During the investigations, it has been revealed that the militants were found involved in the attack on the three youths at Khanpora Baramulla resulted into the killing of the trio on the spot on April 30,” the officer said.
He identified the militants as Nasir Ahmad Mochi, Bilal Ahmad Najar, Aijaz Ahmad Gojri and Nadeem Kalia @ Ustad.
The officer identified the six out of seven OGWs as Owais Rashid Bhat, Ozair Ahmad Bhat, Ameen Bhat, Muzamil Bashir, Sharif Bashir Bhat and Nayeem Abdulla.
“A pistol was recovered from the possession of the arrested militants while as an alto car Alto car (JK01J-0010) was also seized,” the officer said.