Two Kashmiri students arrested with rifles, pistols in hostel room at Jalandhar college

Arms were seized from their hostel room at the CT Institute, Shahpur

The Hush Post|1:10pm |1-min-read

The Punjab Police in liaison with the Jammu and Kashmir police on Wednesday arrested three persons, belonging to Kashmir, from Jalandhar. Out of the three, two arrested are students belonging to Jammu & Kashmir, one was their guest. Arms were seized from their hostel room at the CT Institute Shahpur in Jalandhar. 

The institute officials said at least 80 to 90 policemen raided Room Number 94 of the hostel. A senior police official said they seized weapons including rifles and pistols from four bags found at the hostel.

“We don’t know the names of these students and their guest,” the institute officials said, according to a news report. ” The police did not allow any of the institute authorities to accompany them. The trio was taken with their faces covered,” they said.

The development holds significance in the wake of the visit of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat. He will be in Jalandhar for three days.

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