Arms, Ammunition Recovered


KG News Desk

Srinagar, May 28: Based on specific information, the Rashtriya Rifles Battalion at Samote along with troops of Territorial Army and JKP personnel from Police Station, Kandi recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition from a natural hideout in general area Khangar Forest of Rajouri District, army spokesman in a statement issued here said.

“The cache included one AK- 56 Rifle, two Pistols, one UBGL, one 7.62 mm Barrel, six Magazines of AK-47, three rounds of RPG, two Anti Tank Rifle Grenades, two UBGL Grenades, two Chinese Hand Grenades, 120 rounds of AK-47, eight rounds of Pika, thirty rounds of Pistol, 166 rounds of 303 Rifle , one Pouch and one Solar Plate”, the spokesman said.

The timely recovery of the cache has prevented any untoward incident in the area, thereby thwarting the evil designs of the militants.  The Army has been conducting relentless operations to ensure ensuing peace and stability in the region, the spokesman said.