Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Police have booked two Over Ground Workers under Public Safety Act on Saturday in the Doda district.
Police in a statement said that two OGWs identified as Saqib Hussain Mir of Banola, tehsil Chiralla and Adil Iqbal Batt of Sazan, tehsil Bhagwah have been booked under PSA after they were found running terror module to revive militancy in Doda region.
They were operating in the region on the behest of one local terrorist namely Mohd Amin alias Khubaib of Kathwa, Phagsoo Thathri who among others joined militancy in early 90s and crossed the border for getting arms training, is presently operating from Pakistant and Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir.
“He is in desperate attempt to review militancy in Doda region by way of instigating the local youths of Doda District to join militancy for carrying out subversive activities,” said the statement.
Notably, Saqib Hussain Mir of Banola Chiralla on the behest of Pakistan based local terrorist Mohd Amin alias Khubaib was continuously instigating the youth to join militancy, read the statement adding that Adil Iqbal Batt was also persuading the youth and was also apprehended with arms ammunition and incriminating material in Thathri area.
“Their activities were highly detrimental and prejudicial to the security of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir and therefore, acting on the dossier of Police, the District Magistrate of Doda ordered detention of both the OGWs under Public Safety Act to prevent them from acting in any manner prejudicial to the security of the region,” it added.