A newly recruited Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant was held on Wednesday through a joint operation conducted by the local police, 22-RR and the CRPF in Sopore area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

The terrorist, identified as Bajid Najir was arrested by the local police is believed to be pretty active along with another LeT recruit Danish Mantoo in the Sopore area.   

As per reports, Bajid was apprehended by the officials when he was strolling around in Fruit Mandi of Sopore.

Coming as a big success for the forces, the arrest of Bajid’s arrest can prove pivotal as he was a huge motivator in the recent stone pelting incidents.

Before becoming a LeT recruit, he was used to influence the youth in conducting the stone pelting in Sopore.