Security forces seize arms, ammo from militant hideout in J&K

Jammu, (Samajweekly) Security forces busted a militant hideout in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Friday and seized arms and ammunition.

Police said that counterinsurgency Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and police launched a search operation in the forest area near Gambhir Mughlan following specific information about the hideout.

“During searches, two automatic AK-47 assault rifles, two AK-47 magazines, 270 AK-47 bullets, two Chinese pistols, two pistol magazines, 75 Pika rounds, 12 blanks, 10 detonators and 5-6 kg explosive material was seized.

“Searches in the area are still on,” police said.