Terrorists snatch AK-47 from cop in Jammu
The policeman who was injured in the scuffle has been shifted to hospital. The incident occured in the wee hours of Sunday. The police have launched a manhunt to nab the terrorist. The other terrorist in the custody of the police is being questioned for further leads. It is however unclear which group these terrorists belong to.
Incidents of gun snatching have been on the rise in Jammu and Kashmir in the past year. At least 6 such incidents have been reported in 2016 alone. Weapon snatching is part of a Hizbul Mujahideen plan. The outfit had directed its operatives to snatch weapons from police personnel and use them in terror attacks.