Burglars awarded 3-year jail in Uri

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Baramulla: Sub District court Uri on Thursday awarded three years of imprisonments to three accused in burglary cases in the area
The punishment was awarded under section 457,380 RPC to all the three accused Ahmad Jan, Tanveer Ahmad Sofi and Ghulam Mohammad Malik who were presented before the court and confessed of their involvement in the offences besides being involved in stealing and barging in the houses in Uri and Boniyar. The FIR’s against them were lodged in Uri and Boniyar police stations.
A fine of Rs 5000 has also been imposed on the each accused, in case of default the accused shall have to serve further imprisonment of 6 months.
The FIR was lodged on the basis of a written complaint, in which it was said that some unknown burglars during the night 18/19 of March 2018 had looted cash, gold ornaments/jewelry kept in the locker of a house. After the investigation, the stolen property was later recovered from possession of accused persons identified by the witnesses.