The armed forces on Wednesday claimed to have recovered a cache of ammunition during a search in the forest area of Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.
A police official said that Special Operation Group and CRPF 118 Bn launched a search operation in Sarda-Bagh forests and recovered cache of ammunition from a hideout.
He said that during the search operation rounds of AK-47, along with two magazines, loose 9 mm rounds, various other rounds and several hand grenades were recovered.
The official said that a case has been registered in this regard and further investigation has been started.
Meanwhile, Srinagar sector CRPF in a Tweet said: “Rounds of AK-47, along with two magazines, loose 9mm rounds, various other rounds and several hand grenades were recovered, early in the morning by @crpf_srinagar with Ganderbal Police from Sadra Bagh forest area.