Police : Al-Badr militant arrested in Handwara in north Kashmir

Srinagar, Publish Date: Nov 2 2018

A militant affiliated with Al-Badar outfit was arrested in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Friday, police said.

“One militant of Al-Badar outfit was arrested in Handwara along with arms and ammunition,” police said on Twitter. The identity of the arrested militant was not known.

The arrest comes just a day after the killing of a Tehreek ul Mujahideen militant in Sagiopra area of Handwara last night.

The slain, identified as Naseer Teli, was a resident of Arampora area of Sopore in Baramulla district.