Today in the early morning, Samba Police has recovered an arms consignment dropped by a drone from across the border at Village Badali near Swankha Morh under the jurisdiction of Sub-Division Vijaypur.
The consignment was concealed in a yellow-colored packet and the following recoveries were made from the dropped packet:-
1.Pistol = 02 Nos.
2.Pistol Magazine=04 Nos.
3.Pistol Rounds = 60 Nos.
4.Cash = Rs. 5 lacs ( Approx.) in 10 Packets of Rs. 500/- (Indian Currency)
5.Detonator = 01 No.
6.IED Plate = 01 No.
7.Wrist Watch= 01 No.
8.Battery Cell = 02 Nos.
9.Wooden Frame with Thread.
10.White colored Chemical Bottle = 01 No.
SSP Samba, Dr. Abhishek Mahajan, IPS informed that local of the area has spotted the dropped packet lying in the open fields near village Badali and informed the Police. Thorough search of the area is going on. Alertness shown by the villagers has averted the consignment of arms and ammunition from falling into hands of the Anti- National Elements, said SSP Samba.