Jammu: The Indian Army soldiers today taken into custody at least two persons who were believed to be of Pakistani nationals and were acting as terror guides for terrorists outfit Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Uri sector.
According to Indian army’s spokesperson from Udhampur headquarter northern command, Colonel S.D. Goswami told media persons, “security forces had arrested “two Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) nationals who have been working for JeM terror outfit and acting as guides for infiltrating groups along the line of control in Uri sector in winter capital.”
Both the two Pakistani nationals were arrested by the joint efforts of Indian Army and Border Security Forces (BSF) on September 21st.
The individuals revealed their identities as Ahasan Kursheed alias DC, son of Muhammad Kursheed of Khaliana Kalan, and Faisal Hussain Aw3an, son of Gul Akbar of Pottha Jahangir, during the investigation.
Both of them was recruited by JeM two years ago and were guiding terrorists to infiltrate across the Line of Control.
Goswami added “The details provided by them are being examined and corroborated by concerned agencies.”
Indian army has said four JeM suicide terrorists were responsible for the September 18 Uri attack in which 18 soldiers were killed.