Srinagar: Police Awantipora received a reliable information that the active militant of HM outfit namely Adil Ahmad Bhat R/O Malangpora Pulwama has handed over a huge amount to one OGW namely Rouf-ul-Islam Wani S/O Ab. Aziz Wani R/O Batpora Ladhoo Khrew for distribution of same among other terrorists and OGWs for carrying out ‘terror’ activities in the area. On receipt of this information, a case FIR No. 75/2018 U/S 17,18,20,21,38,39 and 40 ULA(P) Act was registered at P/S Khrew and investigation initiated, police said.
During the course of investigation, Rouf-ul-Islam Wani S/O Ab. Aziz Wani R/O Batpora Ladhoo Khrew was apprehended and during questioning disclosed that he had received huge cash from active militant Adil Ahmad Bhat R/O Malangpora Pulwama for distribution of the same among the other miliatnts and OGWs of HM outfit for raising the necessary support structure for the said militant organization and also for luring youth towards joining militant ranks. The said accused disclosed that the cash amount was handed over to Mohd Maqbool Wani S/O Gh. Qadir Wani R/O Batapora Ladhoo, Shakeel Ahmad Wani S/O Ghulam Mohd Wani R/O Ladhoo and Musaib Aziz Gojree S/O Ab. Aziz R/O Namblabal Pampore, the OGWs of banned terror outfit HM. All the other 03 OGWs were also apprehended and subsequently cash amounts were recovered at four different places, police sadded.
The investigation conducted so far reveals that the amount so recovered was intended to be used for the purpose of terrorism. Further investigation is in progress.