Srinagar, Aug 19 : Two Over Ground Workers (OGW) of terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammed have been arrested in a joint operation by Handwara police and 30 Rashtriya Rifles in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Sunday.
The JeM terrorists were arrested from Kashmir’s Kupwara district’s Handwara and a huge cache of arms and ammunition have been also been seized.
The seized explosives were said to be meant for terror strikes.
Earlier on July 1, a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist and an over the ground worker of the terror outfit were arrested in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar.
On June 24, two over-ground workers of terrorist group Hizbul Mujahideen were arrested and a live grenade was recovered from them in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district. The two were identified as Amin Ahmad Sofi, a resident of Charligund Awantipora and Tanveer Ahmad Bhat, a resident of Chechikot Awantipora.