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LeT associate held in Kulgam


Srinagar, Feb 19: Police in Kulgam Wednesday said it has arrested a militant associate of LeT outfit.

He has been identified as Zubair Ahmed Ganai resident of Subhanpura Kulgam.


As per a police spokesperson, Zubair had been assisting the active militants of LeT operating in District Kulgam.

“As per the investigation, he was involved in providing logistic support, shelter to LeT militants operating in the area besides assisting them in transportation and travel,” the spokesperson said.

“Incriminating materials including ammunition & mobile phones were recovered from his possession.  Vehicle Maruti-800 bearing registration number JK 03B-0473 used for the transportation of militants has also been seized,” he said.

Case FIR number 03/2020 under relevant section of law has been registered at Police Station Qaimoh and further investigation in the matter is in progress.