Jammu, August 31
Three members of a Lashkar networking workforce based mostly in Mahore space of Reasi district have been arrested for bid to revive terrorism within the district and sure components of the Kashmir valley.
Schoolteacher Ghulam Hussain, Abdul Aziz and Ishfaq Ahmed, all Reasi residents, had been in contact with their handler Mohammad Qasim, who crossed over to PoK in 2002. An FIR had been registered and an SIT arrange for additional investigation, mentioned Rashmi Wazir, Reasi SSP.
“While checking their bank accounts, we detected benami transactions.They were trying to lure family members of former terrorists,” she mentioned.
The SSP mentioned based mostly on the knowledge offered by the Mahore police station that some individuals within the space had been in contact with LeT terrorists in Pakistan, a case was filed on August 5 and an SIT arrange.
During the probe, with the assistance of technical information evaluation help from the Army and Intelligence models, it emerged that Qasim was the mastermind behind the module.
“They were trying to set up a network of overground workers (OGWs),” mentioned one other police supply. —TNS