Ganderbal police foil attempt of two youth to join militancy
By: Sofi Ayaz VOV
Ganderbal police in a swift action prevented two youths from joining the militant ranks and were able to arrest them before they could go on this path.
Talking to reporters, police said that they were from Batwina and Kurhama villages of Ganderbal and had left home to join militancy. Police immediately activated its anti-militancy grid and brought them back before they could go underground.
Police told news agencies that the parents of both the youth were having no information or clue about the activities of their wards and said that they were operating under cover without giving inkling to their parents.
Ganderbal police has appealed to the parents to come forward and report any such activity of their wards so that they are mainstreamed through concerted counseling by experts.
SSP Ganderbal Khalil Ahmad Poswal tweeted about the incident “Ganderbal Police succeeded in bringing back two youth hailing from Batwina and Kurhama, Ganderbal who had left home to join terrorism. Parents unaware about their clandestine activities”.