Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday claimed to have busted a Narco-terror module and arrested six militant associates of JeM.
A police statement issued to KNS reads, on a credible input, Budgam police along with 50RR and 29 BN CRPF have arrested six militants associates identified as Mudassir Fayaz resident of Kralpora, Shabir Ganaie resident of Wathoora, Sageer Ahmad Poswal resident of Kupwara, Issaq Bhat, Arshid Thoker both residents of Shopian and a minor from Chadoora area of Budgam.
Incriminating materials, arms & ammunition including 01 Chinese pistol , 01 Pistol Magazine, 04 Pistol rounds, 01 Hand grenade, Cash Rs.1,55,000/- and narcotic substance Heroine 01kg were recovered from their possession.
As per police records they were in close connection with Pakistan based terror handlers and were involved in drug trade, supply of weapons besides assisting financially to active terrorists of proscribed terror outfit JeM. The recoveries also exposed the inter connection between drug dealers and terrorists.
A Case under relevant section of law has been registered at Police Station Chadoora and further investigation in the matter is in progress, the statement said (KNS)