Srinagar: According to the information given through the sources, three over ground workers (OWGs) of militants were detained by the police in summer capital of Srinagar and also recovered an AK-47 rifle from their possession.
The police source went on to say that three OWGs of militants were arrested in Tengpora (Batmaloo) area of Srinagar city.
“They were arrested while moving in a car. One AK-47 rifle has been recovered from the possession of these OWGs,” sources said.
OWGs are described by the security forces as facilitators of militants who arrange hideouts, ferry weapons and keep an eye on movement of the security forces to alert militants during crackdowns and search operations.