Hajin: Police on Saturday recovered 40 bags of rice in Hajin area of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
Talking to Kashmir Reader SHO Hajin Muneeb ul Islam said that after receiving inputs, a police party led by him and under the supervision of Dysp Hajin Mubashir Rasool raided the house of Javaid Yousuf Malik, a resident of Gulshan Abad Hajin area of Bandipora and recovered 40 bags of rice.
He added that rice bags procured from some employees of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department by Malik were kept in the house for sale in black market.
Muneeb said that they were repacking them to sell them in black market.
“We have arrested the accused Javaid Yousuf Malik and a formal case has been lodged in the Police station Hajin”