Five overground workers of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militant outfit were arrested by police in Kishtwar district of Jammu, officials said on Thursday.
The module, they said, was active in Mardwa area of the district.
The arrested persons have been identified as Mohammad Yaseen, Zakir Hussain, Gulam Hassan, Mohmmad Iqbal and Bashir Ahmed, the officials. They were presently being questioned, the officials added. (GNS)