Militant held in Baramulla
Jammu & Kashmir

Militant held in Baramulla


The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday arrested a Lashkar-e-Taiba militant from Baramulla in north Kashmir.

Sajjad Ahmad Dar, alias Adnan, a resident of Hajin in Bandipora district, was arrested from Andergam village at Pattan in Baramulla, a police officer said. After his arrest, the 19-year-old militant is being interrogated by the police.

Earlier on Monday, in a brief exchange of fire, a militant identified as Shahid Khar, a resident of Redwini in Kulgam, was killed.