Terror bid foiled in Muzaffarabad: 3 militants blow themselves up
A terror bid has been foiled in Lower Chattar Thory Park an area of Muzaffarabad by the joint efforts of Department of civil defence, police and locals while three militants blew themselves up here on Saturday.
According to details three militants hid explosive material wrapped in a sheet near cold storage in Chattar for purpose of terrorist act and fled.
The locals on suspicion informed the police and department of civil defence about suspicious activities of the three suspects, police and bomb squads rushed to the spot and recovered twelve hand grenades, six missiles, three Kalashnikovs, a pistol, a magazine and two explosive jackets from the sheet.
The bomb disposal squad defused the explosive material and started to search for the three militants.
When police cornered the militants they blew themselves up while, two have lost life and other one is in critical situation.
The residents of the area are very happy with the immediate action taken by the police and thanked them.