DGP Gaurav Yadav said the module was handled by one Firdaus Ahmed Bhat
Chandigarh, October 14, 2023: As per media reports, Punjab Police on Saturday clams it has busted a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror module after arresting two residents of Jammu and Kashmir.
According to the news published in The Tribune, two improvised explosive devices, two hand grenades, a pistol, two magazines, 24 cartridges, a timer switch, eight detonators and four batteries were seized from them, police said.
Punjab DGP Gaurav Yadav said the terror module was handled by one Firdaus Ahmed Bhat, an active member of the Lashkar-e-Toiba and described the arrests as a “major blow to terror module attempting to disturb peace in Punjab”.
The operation was conducted by the State Special Operation Cell-Amritsar police along with a central agency, Yadav said.
“In a major breakthrough, State Special Operation Cell -Amritsar in a joint operation with a central agency busted a LeT module and arrested two persons who are residents of Jammu and Kashmir,” the Punjab Police chief posted on X.
-The Tribune reported.