2 AK-56 Rifles, Pistol with Holster Recovered Near LoC In Keran Kupwara

news update 2 AK-56 Rifles, Pistol with Holster Recovered Near LoC In Keran Kupwara

Jahangir Lolabi

Kupwara, July 12 (GNS): Police have registered an FIR after army said to have recovery of two Ak-56 rifles, a pistol with holster along with several magazines and rounds along the Line of Control in Keran sector, officials said on Monday.

They said the army has stated that last night, 22 Sikh regiment recovered the arms and ammunition in Googerdor area in the Keran.

Subsequently, they said, a case (FIR No, 04/21) under section 7/25 (1A) of Arm Act stands registered in police station Keran and investigations started.

The recoveries include two Ak-56 rifles along with six magazines besides 177 Ak-47 rounds, and one pistol with holster along with 28 rounds.

Army defense minister spokesman based in Srinagar feigned ignorance about the recovery even as he said he would confirm it from concerned quarters. (GNS)

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