Militant hideout busted in Baramulla; weapons, seized ammunition

SRINAGAR: Security forces destroyed a militant hiding place and confiscated a stash of weapons, ammunition and other items, including a satellite phone, police said on Sunday.

The hiding place was destroyed in the Rafiabad area in northern Kashmir, a police officer said.

He said the recovery includes two AK rifles, 2000 AK rounds, three RPG rounds, two wireless devices and a satellite phone.

A case has been registered, the official said, adding that the incriminating material has been seized by the police and taken to the records for further investigation.

The investigation into the matter is in progress, he added.