Security forces arrested a woman and four terrorists and seized explosive material used in IEDs, multi grenade launchers and three 40 mm grenades from their possession. The terrorist module was led by a woman resident of Baramulla. The three other terrorists are from Anantnag and Budgam. All have been caught in three separate operations.
Intelligence agencies were informed that the terrorists are plotting an IED attack in Kupwara. This will be done under the supervision of a woman. Three youths of Budgam are also involved in this conspiracy. On this information, the security forces arrested two OGW Sahil Bashir and Athar Yusuf of Hizbul in Budgam district on July 21 with huge quantities of weapons and explosives. Apart from material for making IEDs, three MGL grenades of 40 SM have also been recovered.