J-K: Hizbul Mujahideen OGW arrested

ANI | Updated: Jan 16, 2018 19:27 IST

Handwara (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jan 16 (ANI): An over ground worker (OGW) of Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) outfit was arrested in Handwara of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.

Based on a tip-off, the Handwara police and 30 Rashtriya Rifles (RR), in a joint operation, arrested him.

A few ammunition was also recovered from his possession.

He has been identified as Fayaz Ahmad Bhat, a resident of Pandithpora village.

The security forces also destroyed his hideout.

More details are awaited. (ANI)