Tral: Police on Saturday claimed to have arrested five persons in Tral area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir for pasting threat posters in the area.
In a statement, police said: “On January 13, 2021, some threat posters of the militant outfit were found pasted in Seer and Batagund villages of Tral area. Upon the said incident, a case FIR No 04/2021 under relevant sections of Unlawful Activities Act stands lodged in Police Station Tral.”
Police said that during the course of the investigation, investigating team raided multiple places and rounded up several suspects. During the questioning of suspects and collection of other evidence, five militant associates were found to be involved in the pasting of the said threat posters in Seer and Batagund area. They were accordingly arrested in the said case, police said.
Police have identified the five persons as Jehangir Ahmad Parray, son of Ghulam Nabi Parray, Aijaz Ahmad Parray, son of Ghulam Mohammad Parray, Towseef Ahmad Lone, son of Mohammad Ramzan Lone, Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, son of Abdul Rashid Bhat and Qaisar Ahmad Dar, son of Gulzar Ahmad Dar, all residents of Gulshanpora Tral.
“One Laptop and a printer used for the preparation and printings of the said threat posters have been seized in the said case,” police said in the statement.