Srinagar: Police has arrested two persons on charges of stealing mobile phones at the SMHS Hospital here.
A police spokesman said that acting on a number of complaints about theft of mobile phones, police station Karan Nagar investigated the matter and arrested two people, Showkat Ahmad Jogi and Saaqib Rafiq Bhat.
During questioning, the duo confessed to the crime, the spokesman said, adding police were recovered several mobile phones from them.
Meanwhile, police fined about 100 people for smoking at the hospital .
A police spokesman said a police party headed by Station House Officer (SHO) of police station Karan Nagar conducted a surprise check on the hospital premises following reports that some people are smoking inside.
During the checking, about 100 people were found smoking, he said, adding an amount of Rs 4,630 was collected as fine from them.
The authorities have banned smoking at pubic places such as schools, bus stands and hospitals.