JAMMU: Two heavily-armed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists, together with the mastermind of an IED blasts in Rajouri just lately, had been overpowered through villagers and passed over to the police in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, a senior police officer stated.
Lt Governor Manoj Sinha and Director Normal of Police Dilbag Singh lauded the villagers for his or her braveness and introduced money rewards for them.
The terrorists together with probably the most sought after LeT commander Talib Hussain, a resident of Rajouri district and the mastermind of the hot IED blasts within the district, had been nabbed at Tuksan Dhok village, the officers stated.
“Nowadays, villagers of Tukson Dhok confirmed excessive braveness in apprehending two maximum sought after terrorists of LeT who had reached the world to take refuge after steady power from the police and armed forces (in Rajouri district),” Further Director Normal of Police, Jammu zone, Mukesh Singh stated in a remark right here.
He recognized the opposite captured terrorist as Faisal Ahmad Dar of south Kashmir’s Pulwama, and stated two AK attack rifles, seven grenades, a pistol and an enormous amount of ammunition had been recovered from the 2 arrested terrorists.
Singh stated the Lt Governor has applauded the braveness of villagers and introduced a money praise of Rs 5 lakh for his or her bravery, whilst the Director Normal of Police introduced a money praise of Rs 2 lakh for them.
“I salute the bravery of villagers of Tukson Dhok, Reasi, who apprehended two-most sought after terrorists. Such choice through not unusual guy displays finish of terrorism isn’t some distance away. UT Government to increase Rs 5 lakh money praise to villagers for gallant act towards terrorists and terrorism,” the administrative center of LG tweeted.
The arrest of the duo adopted unearthing of a module headed through Hussain in Rajouri district on June 28, which was once at the back of the hot collection of explosions within the district.
Whilst two terror operatives of the outfit had been arrested at the side of 5 Improvised Explosive Units (IEDs), Hussain was once at the run and had moved to close by Reasi district to flee the dragnet of safety forces. “Hussain was once in consistent contact with LeT terrorist Qasim based totally in Pakistan and was once fascinated about no less than 3 instances of IED blasts at Rajouri district but even so civilian killings and grenade blasts,” Singh stated.
All over initial wondering, he stated it was once published that each the terrorists had been additionally in contact with a Pakistani LeT handler Salman. Terming the arrest of the 2 terrorists a “main leap forward,” the officer stated they had been making an attempt to restore terrorism within the border districts of Rajouri and Poonch but even so Reasi.
Dual explosions rocked Kotrana the city of Rajouri on March 26 and some other on April 19, leaving two individuals injured. Two extra individuals had been injured in some other blast that came about in Shahpur-Budhal space of Rajouri on April 24.