Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir police on Wednesday arrested a suspected operative of the Islamic State of Jammu and Kashmir (ISJK) from the outskirts of Jammu city.
An official said that the police arrested the suspected ISJK operative during an operation in the outskirts of Jammu city.
He said that the ISJK operative, who is a resident of Unisoo area of Handwara, was a key face of the ISJK.
“The suspected operative was possibly planning to carry out a major strike in the area and his arrest is a major success, especially at a time when Amarnath Yatra is in preparatory mode,” the official said.
He said that further investigation has been initiated to look into the possible plot of ISJK to carry out any strike in the area. (KNO)