Shaziya Khanam

Baramulla, August 11: Army on Tuesday claimed to have arrested three militant associates from north Kashmir’s Kupwara village and recovered arms and ammunition from their possession.

Army in a tweet said, “a joint operation was launched late yesterday evening on Police inputs at Lalpora Kupwara.”

During the search three suspected were apprehended.

The army tweet further, “One AK 47 and 2 pistols with magazines and ammunition were recovered form their possession.”

A police officer also confirmed that operation in the area is in process, said more arrests are expected.

” Case in this regard has been registered and investment has set into motion”, police officer said.