On January 4, 2024,Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorist Javed Mattoo, carrying a bounty of Rs 10,00,000, has been arrested by Delhi Police and Special Cell.
Javed Mattoo is a notorious Plus Plus category terrorist and is a resident of Sopore.
He was arrested with a pistol, extra magazines and a stolen vehicle.
Javed Mattoo has also been involved in five grenade attacks in which five police officers were killed in Jammu and Kashmir.
The reason behind this arrest is that there was continuous coordination between the Special Cell and the Central Agency for a long time, this is considered to be a very sensitive operation.
Inputs so far suggest that he is one of the last surviving A++ designated terrorists, who was from Jammu and Kashmir and managed to hide his identity and lead a pseudo life for many years, during which he maintained contacts with his associates kept.