BUDGAM — Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday said that it has arrested a militant associate of Lashkar-e-Taiba in central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
Police in a statement, as per news agency Kashmir Dot Com, said, “During the course of investigation of recent case FIR No. 116/2022 of Police Station Chadoora pertaining to busting of narco-terror militant funding module, one more militant associate namely Showkat Ahmed Ganie alias RK, son of Late Mohammad Kamal Ganie and resident of Shiekhpora Wathoora in Chadoora, has been arrested in the said case.”
The police spokesman said that during the investigation of the said case, it came to the fore that the arrested militant associate was involved in providing logistic support to the proscribed militant outfit LeT by distributing proceeds of narcotics to active militants and their operatives of the outfit.
“Further investigation into the said case is going on,” the statement added.
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