The Baramulla police have arrested four terrorists and one associate of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit in connection with a recent terrorist attack on a wine shop in the district. The Kashmir zone police on Thursday said they have also recovered arms and ammunition from the possession of the arrested terrorists.
“Baramulla Police cracked the case of recent terror attack on wine shop. 04 terrorists & 1 associate of LeT outfit arrested. 5 pistols, 23 grenades, explosive recovered. This terror module was involved in several terror incidents in Baramulla. Investigation going on,” the Kashmir Zone Police said on Twitter, quoting Vijay Kumar, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Kashmir.
Earlier, on Tuesday one of the two terrorists (pillion rider), wearing a Burka, walked to the window of the wine shop at Baramulla’s Dewan Bagh and dropped a grenade inside the shop through the port hole window, and then fled away from the spot. This attack at the wine shop resulted in the death of one Ranjit Singh, while three people were injured.
The other three injured, identified as Govardhan Singh, Ravi Kumar, and Govind Singh are undergoing treatment at the Government Medical College Baramulla.
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