Handwara Police arrested 02 persons , Seized 03 Vehicle for illegal mining, transporting of Clay

Handwara 28 March (KNS):A police party of Police Post Langate headed by Incharge Police Post Sub Inspector Shahid Nazir raided different locations of Nalla Mawar and seized 03 Vehicles loaded with illegal clay and sand extracted from Nalla Mawar. Two drivers of said vehicles have also been arrested for voilation of Govt. Orders and one escaped from the spot who will be arrested soon.

The arrested persons have been identified as Naseer Ahmad Mir S/o Ab Ahad R/O Drangbal Baramulla and Amir Ahmad Bhat S/O Ab Rahim R/o Aadipora Sopore.

In this regard, case FIR number 59/2021 under relevant sections of law stands registered in Police Station Handwara and investigation has been initiated.

Handwara police has asked the people of area not to indulge into illegal extraction of clay and sand from any Nalla as the same is violation of Government laws & orders and anyone found in commission of such activities will be dealt under law.(KNS)

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