OGW Module of HM busted in #Shopian: Police
Shopian, May 05: A module of three (03) OGW’s of HM cadre who are involved in number of militancy activities and planning to snatch weapon from Security forces and join militancy have been arrested in Shopian by Police Shopian and 62 RR. The module includes;
1. Akeel Ahmad Malla S/o Ab Rashid Malla R/o Reshipora Hermain.
2. Asif Abdullah Wagay S/o Mohd Abdullah Wagay R/o Reshipora Hermain.
3. Amir Hussain Ganie S/o Manzoor Ahmad Ganie R/o Check Cholena.
The module developed contact with active HM militants Gayas-Ul-Islam Thoker, Abass Bhat and Ishfaq Ahmad Thoker of Shopian and met the militant group at various places including Mantribugh,Hermain and Chakoora and plan to carry out subversive activities. The Module was provided with one Pistol and 03 grenades to carry out terror activities and snatch weapon so as to join militancy. All the 03 OGW went to Kulgam Bus stand to lob the grenade but did not find any deployment of Security Forces there. Thereafter they tried to do same activity at Anantnag Bus Adda, Railway Station Anantnag and Police Post Behibagh but could not execute the plan.
The Module is also involved in pasting of election boycott posters in Reshipora and Hermain areas. A Motor bike (Passion Pro) belong to Akeel Ahmad has been used in the commission of their activities at many places has been seized. Muneeb-Ul-Islam and Asif Ahmad also went together to Chadoora Budgam and indulged into the stone pelting which took place at Chadoora on 28-03-2017 at encounter place.
Shopian Police while monitoring the activities of ANE’s found the link of Akeel with militants and thereafter in a chain of events others were also arrested. Three Chinese grenades were recovered at their instance from an orchard at Hajipora In this connection a case FIR No. 91/2017 U/S 7/25 A.Act, 39 ULA(P) Act registered in P/S Shopian and investigation taken up.
One of their associate namely Muneeb-Ul-Islam S/o Gh Hassan Malla R/o Reshipora Hermain is arrested by Anantnag Police and other associate namely Owais Ahmad @ Raja R/o Meshipora is absconding.