Srinagar: Budgam police on Wednesday recovered 200 shawls that were stolen about a month ago from a house at Narbal. The burglar has been identified who is at large.
A police spokesman in a statement said that in May this year Bashir Ahmad Malik reported in police station Magam that burglars had decamped with 200 shawls from his home at Narbal. Police registered a case FIR no. 30/2014 under section 457, 380/RPC and investigation was started.
“Meanwhile, the investigation zeroed into a person involved in the burglary. On a tip off Magam police recovered 200 shawls but the accused managed his escape. Hunt to nab the culprit has been intensified,” the statement added.