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Two policemen arrested for supplying ammunition to Hizb militants

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Shopian: Three persons, including two constables of the Jammu and Kashmir Police, have been arrested on charges of providing ammunition to Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants from Shopian district.

The third arrested has been deemed to be an over-ground worker (OGW) by the police. He has been identified as Adil Ahmed Negroo and was caught near Circuit House Shopian. The police said that they recovered 20 live rounds of AK-47 from his possession on October 9, a report in Greater Kashmir said.

A police official said, “He is a strong OGW of active militant Waseem Wagay alias Saifullah and Ishfaq Thoker alias Abrar of the Hizbul Mujahideen outfit.”

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