Jammu: A former terrorist was arrested on Wednesday after a 12-year-long search in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar district.
A police spokesman said Nazir Ahmed, a resident of Budhar-Bozwah, was wanted in an attempt to murder case in 2009 at Kishtwar police station.
On specific information received from reliable sources, a special police team was formed which raided suspicious places and arrested the fugitive. he said.
He said the former terrorist has been kept in judicial custody on the orders of the Kishtwar sessions court where he was produced after his arrest.