Baramulla: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested an over ground worker (OGW) of Ansar Gazwat-ul-Hind (AGH) in Baramulla district.
In a statement, police said, Irfan Ahmad Ganaie, son of Muhammad Ramzan Ganaie of Hajam Mohalalh, Rathsuna Tral was on way to Uri to undertake some “terrorist action”.
On specific inputs, multiple checkpoints were established by police and other government forces in the area, after which Irfan was apprehended allegedly carrying a hand grenade in Sheeri area on Baramulla-Uri road, they said.
The statement said that preliminary investigation reveal Irfan’s affiliation with Ansar Gazwat-ul-Hind. A case under FIR number 39/2018 under provisions of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act has been registered in police station Sheeri.