Jammu and Kashmir Police along with other security forces on Monday arrested two terrorist associates of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) from Awantipora in Pulwama district. Security personnel from 42 Rashtriya Rifles and 130 Batallion Central Reserve Police Force carried out the arrests of the two JeM terrorists, J-K Police stated in a press release.
The arrested terror associates have been identified as Shezaan Gulzar Beigh from Gadhikhal Chersoo and Waseem-ul-Rehman Sheikh from Midoora Awantipora. Incriminating material including explosive material and ammunition has been recovered from both the arrested persons.
The Jammu Kashmir Police further stated that the arrested terror associates have been in touch with Pakistan-based terror commanders through various social media platforms. One of the arrested terror associates had also gone to Pakistan and met some terrorist commanders there, Police further said.