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Hizbul disputes police claim of top militant's arrest

IANS  |  Srinagar 

The outfit on Monday disputed a police claim about the arrest of a top in Jammu and Kashmir's district.

Police said earlier that the Hizb militant, Sarfaraz Ahmad Sheer, was arrested.

Burhan-u-Din called local news agency KNS to challenge the police claim.

"Army and police often claim to have arrested some top militants which has now become a joke. No militant known as belongs to our group," the said.

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First Published: Mon, January 14 2019. 17:20 IST
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