Six family members arrested after attack on Yatris


    Anantnag: A couple of hours attack on Amarnath Yatra pilgrims in South Kashmir, Government Forces raided a house and arrested six members of a family from Botengoo village of Anantnag district.

    A police official refused to divulge information about the raid. However, he added that a couple of people have been detained for questioning.

    According to women members of the family, the raid was conducted when they were sleeping. The government forces ransacked the house and dragged the male members out from their bed and whisked them away to some unknown destination.

    Those detained have been identified as Mushtaq Ahmad Laway, Showkat Ahmad Laway, Amir Amin and Asif Amin.

    The fifth youth has been identified as Jaffer Ahmad Khan, a student of Army Public School Khanabal. (CNS)