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Two more terrorists planning attacks in Jammu arrested

Last Updated on July 2, 2021 at 9:05 pm

Jammu police have arrested two more persons who were planning to launch attacks in Jammu city through drones.

In continuation to the case FIR No. 234/2021 u/s 121,122 IPC, 13,18,23,38,39 UAPA, 4/5 ESA of PS Bahu Fort regarding  IED recovery, two more arrests have been made.

On the basis of sustained interrogation of accused Nadeem ul haq S/o Abdul Rehman Rather R/O Banihal from whose possession IED was earlier recovered names of two more persons were revealed.  

Today jammu police rounded up the two accused identified as Nadeem Ayoub Rather S/o Ayoob Rather R/o Chak Cholend Herman Shopian and Talib ur Rehman S/o Abdul Rehman R/o Kaskoot Banihal Ramban. 

“During sustained questioning accused confessed their involvement in the above case and disclosed that they were planning criminal conspiracy at Banihal on the directions of their handlers, they were directed to carryout IED blast at major religious place of Jammu. It was for the same reason that earlier arrested accused namely Nadeem ul haq came from Banihal to Jammu to carryout the IED attack to spread terror and destabilise peaceful atmosphere of the city” police statement read.

Also, during preliminary investigation it was transpired that IED seems to be dropped by drone. Further investigation of the case is going on, the statement read.