A Pakistani national, Waqar Ahmed of Pakistani Punjab was arrested in Pattan area of Baramulla district a few days back. He was operating in Srinagar city for two years and was trying to resurrect militancy in Baramulla district, police said.
The PDP, National Conference and Congress are contesting on slogans of safeguarding the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, which the BJP in its manifesto has promised to do away with when it comes to power. The BJP is talking about development.
According to the police, based on credible inputs about the presence of militants in Hajin area of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district, a cordon and search operation was launched by police and security forces in the area on Thursday evening.
The cross-LoC trade was suspended last Wednesday when Pakistani jets violated Indian airspace in Mendhar sector, a day after the Indian Air Force (IAF) struck Jaish-e-Mohammed terror camps in Balakote area of Pakistan.