Illegal extraction & transportation of minerals
Baramulla: Acting tough against the persons involved in illegal extraction and transportation of minerals, police have seized 3 vehicles and arrested 3 persons in Baramulla.
A police party of Police Station Kunzer under the supervision of SDPO Tangmarg Ashfaq Alam seized three vehicles (Tippers) and arrested 3 persons, involved in illegal extraction and transportation of minerals at Batpora Kunzer, police said in a statement, adding, “The accused drivers have been identified as Aijaz Ahmad Dar son of Ab Khaliq resident of Bungam, Bilal Ahmad Shah son of Ab Rahman resident of Takia Gonipora & Gh Qadir Khan son of Ab Rahman resident of Mangloora Kunzer.”
Accordingly, a case under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Kunzer and further investigation has been initiated, the statement said.
“Persons found indulging in illegal mining activities shall be dealt as per law. Community members are requested to share information regarding the crimes in their neighbourhood with their concerned police units,” police said.