Srinagar : Police on Thursday claimed to have busted a hideout in barsoo area of awantipora in district pulwama.
In a statement the police said that Based on the credible input at about presence of terrorists of Lashkar e Taiba outfit in the forest area of Badroo Barsoo , Awantipora.
Police along with 50RR and 130 BN CRPF launched a search in the said forest area during the night hours of 12/13 August 2020.
During search in the early morning hours two hideouts of LeT were busted and destroyed.
Incriminating material and huge cache of explosive material and ammunition have been recovered from the busted and destroyed hide outs which include :
1) Ammunition AK 47 : 1918 rounds .
2) Hand Grenades: 02 number
3) Ubgl thrower : 01 number
4) Ubgl grenades : 04 number
5) Half a bag of ammonium nitrate like substance
6) Five gelatin sticks.
7) Crude pipe bomb.
8) code sheet 03 number
Other materials include
Indian currency Rs 5400/= ( five thousand and four hundred), food items , utensils, gas stoves, gas cylinder and other material.
Case FIR number 106/2020
U/S 18, 20, 23 ULAP , 4 Explosive substance Act ,7/25 Arms Act stands registered at police station Awantipora.