Srinagar: Police of Monday said that based on a credible input, a search operation was launched jointly by Police and security forces in the forest area of Badurkund Gutlibagh in district Ganderbal.
During search operation, a hideout of militants was busted in the forest area. Incriminating materials including huge quantity of arms & ammunition, one INSAS rifle, four Magazines, eighty INSAS rounds, thirty seven AK 47 rounds, one Chinese grenade were recovered from the hideout, police said.
Police is ascertaining if the INSAS rifle recovered had been snatched by terrorists earlier from security forces.
Police has registered a case in the instant matter and investigation has been initiated.