Jammu and Kashmir police arrested accused Owais Ameen within 36 hours of blast that occurred in a car near a CRPF convoy in Banihal, Ramban, on March 30. According to Director General of Police of Jammu and Kashmir Dilbag Singh addressed media persons and gave information about the incident. He said, “The accused Owais Ameen has been arrested within 36 hrs of the incident. During interrogation, he confessed to the crime. He is a resident of Shopian. On 30th March at about 10:15 am, a Santro car loaded with explosives hit a CRPF bus in Banihal while the convoy was moving from Srinagar to Jammu, as a result the bus suffered minor damage and the CRPF personnel travelling in the said bus had a narrow escape.” The DGP further added, “As per our investigation till now he belongs to Hizb-ul-Mujahideen”.
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