Woman held along with 10 grenades, ammunition
Srinagar: Police on Tuesday said that it has arrested a woman along with 10 grenades from Lawaypora area on the outskirts of Srinagar city.
“Today evening upon receipt of reliable information that some OGWs is coming from Baramulla towards Srinagar with ammunition, a naka was laid opposite Kirmaniabad shrine near Lawaypora,” a police official said.
In the meantime, a Golden colored Chevrolet Tavera vehicle bearing registration number JK01M-0056 was stopped and a woman travelling in the vehicle was frisked, the official said.
He said that during the search a bag in her possession was recovered from which 10 grenades along with a large cache of ammunition was recovered.
The vehicle and the bag containing grenades have been seized and the woman has been detained and taken to women’s Police station for further questioning, he added.
SSP Srinagar Imtiaz Ismail Parray also confirmed the incident and said that a case under FIR no 397/2018 U/S 7/25 IA Act has been registered in Police Station Parimpora and further investigations initiated in this regard. (GNS)