Kupwara, May 29, 2021: Acting upon a specific information regarding weapon smuggling, a search operation was conducted by Kupwara Police and Army (2 JAT) in the Forward Jabdi Tangdhar area falling in the jurisdiction of PS Karnah.
During search operation huge cache of arms and ammunition including 03 AK-47 rifles with 06 magazines and 04 Pistols with 9 magazines were recovered.
In this regard, a case vide FIR No. 53/2021 under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Karnah and further investigation has been taken up.
The timely recovery of huge cache of arms and ammunition has thwarted any possible untoward incident in otherwise peaceful region and has scuttled the nefarious plans of terrorist outfits to try derailing peace and harmony.
It was a continued demonstration of Preventive intelligence by JK Police.