Jammu, July 9 IANS | 15 days ago

Security forces Wednesday busted a guerrilla hideout in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir and recovered a large cache of arms and ammunition, a defence spokesman said.


"Based on specific intelligence inputs about a hideout, a joint operation was launched today (Wednesday) by Rashtriya Rifles and police in Nilman forest of Raigarh bowl in Ramban district," spokesman Col. Manish Mehta told IANS.

A huge cache of arms and ammunition was rec overed from the hideout. The seized goods included an AK 56 rifle with two magazines, a .303 rifle with a magazine, 57 rounds of 7.62 mm SLR, a radio transceiver, an IED circuit, two hand grenade fuses, a solar charging plate and a leather belt for carrying ammunition.

(Posted on 09-07-2014)