Police on Sunday stated a module of The Resistance Entrance (TRF) was busted and 4 terror associates concerned within the conspiracy behind the killing of Mohammad Shafi Lone final week had been arrested in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipore district. “A particular staff of Bandipore Police was entrusted with the investigation of the case and after thorough human and technical corroboration, the module was busted by arresting 4 terrorists related of the TRF,” a police spokesman stated.
The arrested terrorist associates have been recognized as Tariq Ahmad Dar alias Tariq Khoucha, Mohammad Shafi Dar, Mudasir Hassan Lone and Bilal Ahmad Dar alias Saheb Khoucha, he stated. “Nonetheless, one of many terrorist associates concerned within the killing, recognized as Imtiyaz Ahmad Dar alias Kotru, is absconding and has reportedly joined the terrorist ranks,” the spokesman stated.
In the course of the course of investigation, it surfaced that the killing of Lone was carried out on the behest and instruction of Lashkar-e-Taiba handler Lala Umar, a resident of Pakistan, he stated. “To hold out the nefarious design, a conspiracy was hatched by a LeT (TRF) module of Shahgund, Hajin space. The module carried out a radical recce of the goal and all his actions had been intently watched,” he added.
On the day of the incident, one of many terrorist associates known as the sufferer for a gathering at Gundboon and after he reached there, an ambush had already been laid by the opposite members of the module and the sufferer was killed, the spokesman stated.