J&K Police arrests three terrorists near Jammu-Punjab Border, six AK-47 rifiles recovered


Three suspected terrorists were on Thursday morning arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Police near the J&K-Punjab border in Lakhanpur.

Six AK-47 rifles were seized after the Jammu and Kashmir Police intercepted a truck near the border in Lakhanpur and arrested three terrorists.

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Police sources told India Today that weapons were being transported in the truck by terrorists. A truck was intercepted at 8.00 am on the Jammu-Pathankot Highway and during checking six AK-47 rifles were seized, Inspector General of Police, Jammu, Makesh Singh news agnecy PTI.

The truck was on its way to Kashmir from Bamyal area of Punjab, he said.

Further search of the vehicle is underway, the IGP said, adding that the three arrested people, who hail from Kashmir, are being questioned.