Srinagar: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested two militants affiliated with Hizb-ul-Mujahideen outfit in Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
Taking to social networking site Twitter, Police wrote: “Two militants of Hizb ul-Mujahideen arrested in Awantipora. Arms and ammunition recovered.”
Further investigation into the matter is going on, Police wrote on Twitter.
Sources said that the militants have been identified as Jan Mohammad Sheikh son of Abdul Aziz resident of Kaweni Dugripora and Nasir ul Islam son of Shabir Ahmed Shah, a resident of Panzgam areas of the district.
More Details Awaited.