As per the police, Sheikh was gathering information on establishments of the Jammu and Kashmir Police, armed forces and the Army.
"He had come in contact with a Pakistan-based militant group, Harkat-ul-Mujahideen (HuM). This person has confessed his involvement and we have found many videos including establishments of Para-military Forces having been exchanged on Pakistan numbers," Kishtwar Police said in a statement.
Further details are awaited.
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