KUPWARA — Two siblings have been apprehended allegedly with six grenades during a naka laid by police in Main Market Kupwara, official sources said.
They said that upon receipt of specific inputs, Special Operations Group (SOG) intercepted and apprehended two persons, identified as Jahangir Ahmad Hajam, 24, a shopkeeper, and Abdul Hameed Hajam, 32, a driver, — both sons of Mangta Hajam and residents of Khairpora Tanghdar.
Upon searches, the team recovered six grenades from the possession of duo, the sources said.
Meanwhile, a senior police officer confirmed the arrest of the siblings.
A case FIR number 160/21 under relevant sections of law has been lodged and further investigations taken up, the officer said. (GNS)