Three arrested, 3 vehicles seized in Budgam for illegal extraction of minerals: Police
Srinagar: Police have arrested three persons and has seized three vehicles in Budgam for their involvement in illegal extraction and transportation of minerals, a Police spokesman said on Friday.
He said a police party from Police Station Chadoora seized three vehicles including a JCB involved in extraction of soil and sand from the government land at Kralpora Chadoora.
The police spokesman said the drivers of these vehicles were identified as Aijaz Ahmed Sheikh son of Mohd Sidiq resident of Check Paharoo, Aijaz Ahmed Wani son of Ghulam Mohammad Wani and Abid Ahmad Teli son of Ghulam Mohammad, both residents of Dharambugh Kralpora.
“The drivers have been arrested and a case vide FIR No. 170/2022 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Chadoora while further investigation has been initiated,” he said.