Crescent Kashmir

Militant hideout busted in Srinagar’s Harwan

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Srinagar : Combined Forces launched a cordon and search operation in Srinagar outskirts and claimed that it recovered arms and ammunition during the operation.

Official sources told news agency KNT that a search operation was launched by soldiers from 5 and 20 Rashtriya Rifles in Harwan forest area of Srinagar outskirts. During the operation, a hideout was busted and arms and ammunition recovered.

Sources added that one magazine of AK-47 rifle, 30 rounds of AK-47 rifle, one UGBL and 6 grenades were found in the hideout.

The hideout was found closed to Dachigam National Park. Pertinently, a massive crackdown was launched a couple of days ago in and around Dachigam National Park to track down the militants. These areas include, Burzuwas, Ladrewas, Mahadev, Mamneit and others. (KNT)

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