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Hideout busted in Pahalgam forests, arms, ammunition recovered

Anantnag: Security forces on Sunday claimed to have bust a hideout in Pahalgam forests in Anantnag district and recovered huge quantity of arms and ammunition.

A senior police official said that a hideout was busted in Hamal forest area of Pahalgam in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.


He said that three AK-56 rifles, two Chinese pistols, two Chinese grenades, one telescope, six AK magazines besides other items were recovered.

It is pertinent to mention here that IGP Kashmir recently in a press conference said that youth who arrested on charges of attacking Krishna Dhaba owner had received pistol training in Pahalgam forests—(KNO)