Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday arrested a top LeT militant from Sogam market in Lolab area of Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
As per sources, a police team appeared in Sogam market around 7:00 pm today and detained a person. The apprehended person is believed to be the top militant commander of Lashkar-i-Toiba(LeT).
Sources have confirmed that arrested Lashker commander is Abu Ukasha of Pakistan. One grenade and around 38 thousand cash has been recovered from him.
Just after one hour of arrest, encounter started in near by forest of Sogam in Lolab valley of Kupwara district. Investigations into the case have been launched.