NIA makes third arrest in Nagrota attack case

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Tuesday arrested a man for his alleged involvement in 2016 Nagrota attack, in which seven army men were killed.
The accused, identified as Ashiq Baba, is a resident of Allochi Bagh area in Srinagar.
“He was produced before a special NIA court in Jammu today,” NIA spokesman said.
In total three people have been arrested until now.
Last week, Tariq Ahmad Dar, 34, a timber dealer in Pulwama district was arrested by the NIA.
A week prior to that, NIA claimed to have apprehended Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) operative Syed Muneer -Ul-Hassan Qadri, a resident of Kupwara district.
The fidayeen attack at the army camp in Nagrota, Jammu, took place on November 29, 2016, in which seven army men were killed and three others injured.
Three attackers were also killed in the ensuing gunfight.