Published On: Fri, Aug 2nd, 2019

BREAKING: Pak terror outfits trying to attack Amarnath Yatra

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BREAKING: Pak terror outfits trying to attack Amarnath Yatra

A Pakistan Army landmine and a sniper rifle were found on the route of Amarnath Yatra, said army and police in a joint press conference.

The landmine is labeled with Pakistan ordinance factory markings and the rifle is marked as M-24 American sniper.

According to army officer the Amarnath Yatra route was being sanitized for past three days.

Chinar Corps Commander Lt General KJS Dhillon said they had major successes in the searches and direct involvement of Pakistan Army has been found.

Dhillon added, “The searches are still going on. The Pakistan Army is desperate to disrupt peace. This will not be allowed to happen. No one can be allowed to disrupt the peace.”

Over the past few days security threats speculation were fuelled following movement of additional troops in Jammu and Kashmir. Central Paramilitary personnel were airdropped too.

BREAKING: Pak terror outfits trying to attack Amarnath Yatra

About a week ago an additional 10,000 forces were ordered to be deployed in the Valley.

Meanwhile, an advisory for Amarnath pilgrims has been issued by the J&K government to curtail their stay in the region.

Speaking about the local youths joining terrorism the Lt General Dhillon added that 83 percent of stone pelters have migrated to the group.

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