Three persons wanted in an attempt to murder case were arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Police in Udhampur district of the State.

The accused, who had been absconding, were arrested in the raids conducted on Friday night in Basantgarh belt of the district, the police said.

Besides attempt to murder, the arrested persons—Gulam Nabi Seikh, Jameel Ahmed and Osama—are also accused in a 2009 case of carrying illegal weapons.- PTI