September 2005 News

Afghan Trained Militant Surrenders Before Troops In J-K

28 September 2005

Jammu: Soon after his infiltration from across Pakistan occupied Kashmir, a top Hizbul Mujahideen and Afghanistan trained militant surrendered before troops at a forward post on Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir last night, official sources said. Identified as Mohmmad Ayoub of Banpat village in Poonch district, the militant entered into Indian territory from PoK and went to the forward post and surrendered before the troops on LoC in Poonch district last night, they told PTI. 'Instead of escaping from the area, he surrendered before the troops,' they said adding the militant also handed over one AK rifle, one pistol, 4 magazines, 5 IEDs and 137 rounds.


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