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J&K Police Arrests Man For His Alleged Involvement In IED Blast In March This Year

J&K Police Arrests Man For His Alleged Involvement In IED Blast In March This Year

Jammu and Kashmir: The IED blast had taken place on March 9 outside the court complex in Slathia Chowk In Udhampur, where fruit and vegetable vendors put up their carts.

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File photo of J&K Police. PTI

The Jammu and Kashmir Police has arrested a man for his alleged involvement in the low-intensity IED explosion outside a court complex in Udhampur district in March in which one person was killed and 14 were injured, officials said on Saturday.

A few more people were also picked up in connection with the case, they said, without sharing the exact number.

The arrested man, believed to be an overground worker (OGW) of a terror outfit, hails from Ramban. He is believed to be the mastermind in the case, they said.

The improvised explosive device (IED) blast took place on March 9 outside the court complex in Slathia Chowk where fruit and vegetable vendors put up their carts.

(With PTI inputs)
 

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