OGW arrested, two hideouts busted: Police


SRINAGAR :   Police on Friday arrested a hardcore over ground worker (OGW) of LeT and on his instance, busted two hideouts, police spokesperson claimed.

Police said that acting on a specific information, Handwara police arrested an OGW of LeT identified as Affaq Ahmad Bhat @Abu Huraira son of Mohammad Akbar Bhat resident of Panditpura.

Police said OGW was involved in providing logistic support to terrorist Abu Maaz of LeT. Handwara police has also busted two hideouts maintained by the said OGW Affaq.

“Huge cache of ammunition including 01 pistol, 02 Pistol Magazines, 11 pistol rounds, 02 wireless sets, 01 Ysms set, 04 mobile sets, 01 UBGL thrower,  01 UBGL Grenade, 02 AK magazines, 105 AK rounds, 02 compass, 01 Binocular, 01 Wire cutter, 05 Battery chargers, 48 Batteries, First Aid (Made in Pakistan), medicines /Cotton Bandage, 02 Cooking Flames, 01 Perfume, 02 Maps, 01 Jacket, 02 Bags and Cosmetics etc were recovered from the hideouts”, police added.