Police arrest youth for assaulting traffic policemen

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Srinagar: Police on Wednesday said two youth were arrested for assaulting traffic police personnel in Polo View area of Lal Chowk.
“A video went viral, wherein, Scooty borne youth, assaulted traffic police party at Polo View while the traffic cops were discharging professional duties,” a police statement said.
“Cognizance was taken by Police Station Kothibagh and an FIR No 71/2018 under section 353 RPC was registered,” statement reads.
The police statement said that during the investigation it surfaced that one accused Mir Nauman resident of B. K. Pora, Nowgam was identified and subsequently arrested. “One more accused Mir Hanan resident of B. K. Pora, Nowgam was also arrested later,” statement reads.