Srinagar, Jan. 12 -- Jammu and Kashmir police has decided to treat Deputy Superintendent of Police (DYSP) Davinder Singh as a "militant" after he was arrested along with two Hizbul Mujahedeen commanders in South Kashmir.

Singh, who is presently posted in anti-hijacking wing at Srinagar Airport, was arrested along with Hizbul commander Naveed Babu and Altaf when they were traveling in a car in south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Saturday.

Police sources said Singh was trying to drive the commanders possibly out of the valley when their car was intercepted by the security forces. Two AK-47 rifles were recovered in a subsequent raid at Singh's house.

"We consider DySP Singh's involvement as a heinous crime and he will be dealt in the same ma...