New Delhi, Sep 10 : Eight Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists were arrested in south Kashmir’s Sopore on Monday.
Sopore Police, yesterday, arrested 8 terrorist associates who were involved in threatening and intimidating locals by publishing posters. Further investigation is underway.
Sopore Police is also investigating the complicity of these terrorists in the recent killing of civilians in the area. Police have also recovered the computers and other accessories used in drafting and publishing of posters.
The eight terrorist associates Aijaz Mir, Omar Mir, Tawseef Najar, Imitiyaz Najar, Omar Akbar, Faizan Latief, Danish Habib and Showkat Ahmad Mir were involved in the offence. They had prepared the poster and circulated them in the locality.
As per initial investigation carried out by officers in the case, it is learnt three of the eight terrorist associates affiliated with terrorist outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were principal architects of offence. All incriminating materials have been seized by the police.