Three held in Rajasthan for terror links
Three terrorists who killed a policeman in Jammu & Kashmir were arrested from the Merta Road station while travelling on Jammu Tawi Express. They were caught by the GRP and the CRPF, which have handed over them to ATS on Friday. The trio – Sohail, Omar Hussain and Wasid Rashid of Kulgam – was then handed over to the Jammu & Kashmir Police on Saturday, said SP Vikas Kumar of ATS Rajasthan over phone.
According to information received from the sources, three people were caught on the basis of suspicion after conducting a search on the Jammu Tawi Express. When they did not give any satisfactory answer, the Jammu & Kashmir Police were informed and their photographs were sent. The information that came shocked the authorities as they were involved in the killing of a policeman. It is believed that Sohail was the mastermind of the murder of a policeman which took place on October 14.
“We were already tipped off by the J&K Police and we acted accordingly,” said an official of the GRP. When contacted, a J&K Police officer said that Sohail is wanted in many militancy related cases. “He (Sohail) is most wanted among them. With regards to …read more