Scrap truck catches fire in Anantnag, burnt notes found

Scrap truck catches fire in Anantnag, burnt notes found

Srinagar: A truck moving from Srinagar to Jammu caught fire on the Kashmir highway near Qazigund in Kulgam district in the wee hours on Monday.
Reports said that the driver and conductor of the vehicle had a narrow escape.
A police spokesman said that the truck caught fire near Panzath Link road in Qazigund.
“The truck carrying the scrap was driven by Nazir Ahmad Rather resident of Watpora, Bandipora along with conductor Inamul Haq resident of Bandipora.
Some burnt currency notes were also found near the site of incident along with charred scrap. Police has registered a case FIR No. 66/2019 under relevant sections of law and further investigation in the matter is going on,” a statement issued by police said.
The driver and conductor have to been kept in police station for investigation, police said.