Srinaar,Oct06 (KINS): Police in Sopore alongwith the officials of forest department seized illicit forest timber in Ruhama Rafiabad area and arrested 02 accused persons involved in the crime.
Acting on specific information about timber smuggling in Rafiabad area, a police party from Police Station Panzla headed by SHO PS Panzla alongwith the officials of forest department at a checkpoint established at Ruhama intercepted a vehicle (Tata mobile) bearing registration number JKO5H 7897. On checking, the team recovered illicit forest timber from the vehicle. Two persons identified as Musadiq Farooq and Ubaid Farooq, sons of Farooq Ahmad Dar resident of Malganipora Pazalpora have been arrested.
In this regard, a case vide FIR No. 111/2021 under relevant sections of law has been registered in PS Panzla and investigation has been initiated.
Our consistent actions against anti social elements should reassure the community members that we are making every effort to keep our society free of crime. Police has resolved to act as per law against those who indulge in criminal activities. (KINS)