FIR against rumour mongers in Pattan, one arrested

FIR against rumour mongers in Pattan, one arrested

Srinagar: Some miscreants in Pattan Baramulla raised a false alarm about two labourers namely Maroof Ahmad Taas son of Zulfikar Taas and Mohammad Jan Raina son of Aisaar Raina from Kalaroos, Kupwara that they were braid choppers. Thereafter police intervened and rescued the labourers. Preliminary investigation revealed that duo are labourers by profession and are living in a rented accommodation in Pattan provided by local contractor.

Police said an FIR has been lodged against rumour mongers who have been identified and one person has been arrested so far.

People are advised not to pay heed to rumours and beware of miscreants who are attempting to vitiate peace and order, police said..