Two OGWs arrested in Anantnag: Police

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Anantnag: Police on Thursday said that they apprehended two OGWs along with arms and ammunition in Pazalpora Urenhall area of Anantnag.
A Police statement said that a joint naka was established by Anantnag Police and 1st RR at interior Pazalpora Urenhall Road Crossing and two suspicious persons who were roaming around were apprehended by the joint party.
“On their search, one live grenade, one Chinese pistol (9mm) with 5 rounds and two bottles of Sodium Nitrate were recovered from their possession,” statement said.
Police identified them as as Junaid- ul-Islam Dar son of Ghulam Nabi Dar resident of Sail Chursoo Awantipora and Hilal Ahmad Ganie son of Mohamed Abdullah Ganie resident of Larkipora Awantipora.
A case FIR number 112/2018 under section 7/25 Indian Arm’s Act and 3/4 Explosive Substance Act was registered in Police Station Bijbehara and further investigation is going on, statement reads.