On the basis of specific information regarding movement of 01 Militant associate, police Party of Ananthnag Police and party of 3rd Rashtriya Rifles laid a Naka at Hutmara sandoz crossing One suspected individual approached towards the Naka party from Chak Hassan Abad
On seeing the Naka party the suspect started fleeing away in opposite direction. The party assessed the situation and displayed extreme restraint and fire control in not opening fire. The security forces chased and overpowered the suspect , preventing him from opening fire thus apprehended him. On searching the individual one Pistol and one magzine and Six live rounds were recovered which was planned to be used for targeted killing.
The Militant associate was identified as 1. Fazial Ah Wagay S/o Mushtaq Ah Wagay R/o Chak Hassan Abad, Hutmara Anantnag. In this regard Case FIR No 78/2022 U/S 7/25 Arms Act 16,18,39 UAPA registered in Police Station Mattan, Anantnag and further investigation is going on.