New Delhi: A Pakistani terrorist has been captured from Delhi’s Laxmi Nagar and recovered an AK-47 rifle and a hand grenade from his possessions on Tuesday.
The terrorist has been identified as Muhammad Asraf, residing from Pakistan’s Punjab area.
“Delhi Police Special Cell arrests a terrorist of Pakistani nationality from Ramesh Park, Laxmi Nagar. He was living with a fake ID of an Indian national. One AK-47 assault rifle with one extra magazine and 60 rounds, one hand grenade, 2 sophisticated pistols with 50 rounds seized,” ANI reported.
Relevant provisions of the Unlawful Activities Act, Arms Act, Explosive Act and other provisions are being cited against the culprit.
A search operation has also been commenced at his current address in Laxmi Nagar’s Ramesh Park.
This came after three days when Rakesh Asthana, Delhi Police Commissioner carried out a meeting with the top officials and discussed matters related to anti-terror measures during the festive season in the national capital. They also held a meeting on October 9 on measures to prevent the terrorist militants from taking support of locals.