Two persons were arrested from the residence of separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani in Srinagar on Tuesday, said Jammu and Kashmir Police sources.
A few days ago, four people, including two security personnel, sustained splinter injuries in a grenade attack that took place in Srinagar's Lal Chowk area. The incident happened on Sunday.
CRPF has stepped up security checks at check-points in the valley. The security personnel are scanning vehicles, a day after the grenade attack at Lal Chowk in Srinagar.
Terrorists lobbed a grenade in Lal Chowk area of Srinagar. Two civilians & two security force personnel sustained injuries.
"All arrangements have been made with regard to security measures on ground, the security in South Kashmir has been reviewed. We visited Anantnag and also took stock of the security in other districts," DGP Singh said.
The five men, who were were working towards executing sensational incidents like terror attacks and causing IED explosions, were nabbed in two phases, he said.
Srinagar received fresh spell on snowfall on Sunday, throwing a white layer of ice on roads, streets and houses. Here are some pictures of cars covered with snow after heavy snowfall in Srinagar on Monday. CRPF personnel can also be seen patrolling after heavy snowfall. They were also seen cleaning their snow-clad vehicles.
Alleging mistreatment, she put out another tweet in which she claimed that, "Manhandling started when Sajad Lone was repeatedly frisked and asked to undress. New jail windows are blocked with wood, lacks heaters and has surveillance jammers. If a man who PM Modi called his younger brother is being humiliated like this, imagine the plight of others."
Srinagar witnessed the first snowfall of the season today on Thursday, while the higher reaches of Kashmir, including Gulmarg and Sonamarg tourist resorts, received the first snowfall of the season on Wednesday bringing down the mercury by more than 10 degrees.
View of snow covered city center Lal Chowk during the first snowfall in Srinagar on Thursday.