JAMMU: A Special Police Officer and five others have been arrested for allegedly selling a Chinese pistol to a militant in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir. The police are on the look-out for another policeman.

On a tip-off, the police arrested five Lashkar-e-Taiba workers at Doda two days ago, Senior Superintendent of Police Prabhat Singh said on Thursday. After their interrogation, SPO Mohmmad Nawaz was arrested. D.K. Singh, a head constable, sold a “recovered” Chinese pistol to the militant through Mohmmad Nawaz and the five LeT workers three years ago. — PTI

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