Guerrilla hideout busted in Kashmir

Jammu, June 13 (IANS) Security forces on Saturday busted a guerrilla hideout in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district and recovered a haul of explosive material from there, defence official said.

“In a joint operation, personnel of Rising Star Corps’ intelligence unit and Jammu and Kashmir Police recovered a cache of locally-made explosives, along with a number of other items which can be used in making IEDs from the remote village of Jutha near Bilawar in Kathua,” defence spokesman, Col. Manish Mehta told IANS.

He said the search was carried out on basis of specific information.

“The search of suspected area yielded recovery of locally made explosives, glass shrapnel, pencil batteries, gelatin sticks, primer cords and detonator,” he said, adding the recovered items could be used in preparing “lethal Improvised Explosive Devices”.


Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of or any employee thereof. is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here