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Sunjwan Attack: ‘JeM OGW’ arrested in Pulwama, says NIA

Armed forces personnel outside military camp in Sunjwan Jammu. [Photo: Twitter]

Srinagar: National Investigation Agency (NIA) of India on Thursday claimed to have arrested an Over Ground Worker of Jash-e-Mohammad militant outfit from Pulwama district in connection with Sunjwan attack case in which a Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) officer was killed and several others were injured on April 22.

“(On May 25) NIA arrested one accused person namely Abid Ahmad Mir son of Mushtaq Ahmad Mir, resident of Putrigam, PS Rajpora, Pulwama, in the case RC-03/2022/ NIA/JMU,” NIA said in a statement.

Narendra Modi arrived in Jammu on April 24, a joint team of armed forces had claimed to have killed two suspected Pakistani militants “wearing suicide vests” during a nearly five-hour operation near the Sunjwan military station in the Jammu region.

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