Pistols, grenades recovered from house in Kupwara: Police
Srinagar: Police and army on Wednesday said to have recovered three pistols, along with ammunition and as many Chinese Grenades from a house belonging to Shameem Ahmad Shiekh son of Suderdin Sheikh of Sudhpora Taad in north Kashmir’s Kupwara.
“Acting on specific information, Police alongwith Army (03/08GR) launched a joint cordon and search operation in village Sadhpora Taad area of Karnah, Kupwara,” a police spokesperson said in a statement.
“During the search operation, the joint team recovered arms and ammunition including 03 Pistols, 03 Pistol Magazines, 22 Pistol rounds and 03 Chinese Grenades from a house belonging to Shameem Ahmad Shiekh son of Suderdin Sheikh resident of Sudhpora Taad,” he said.
Accordingly, he said, a case (FIR No. 02/2023) under relevant sections of law has been registered and further investigation is in progress, the spokesman added.