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Ten militant associates arrested in J&K

IANS  |  Srinagar 

Ten associates of militants were arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's district on Monday as the police busted two modules of militant outfits, officials said.

"Two militant modules of Hizbul Mujahideen and were busted after 10 associates of militant outfits were arrested," a said.

Police said a special team was constituted to deal with a surge in militant activities in south areas.

Of the 10 associates, four were arrested in Tral area and six in Khrew area of district.

Detonators, gelatin sticks and materials used in making improvised (IEDs) were recovered from the arrested persons, the said.



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First Published: Mon, December 03 2018. 18:10 IST