Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Rameez Ahmad Dar was arrested from Bijbehara area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district through an effective operation of the security forces.
A police spokesman said that Dar was actively involved in terrorist activities for the past one-and-half years and affiliated with the Hizbul Mujahideen.
“Arms and ammunition were recovered from his possession,” the spokesman said.
Earlier in the day, Security forces launched an anti-terrorism operation in Yawran forests in Shopian following information about the presence of terrorists there. Forces gunned down three terrorists and a heavy cache of arms and ammunition were recovered from the slain terrorists.