Four arrested, 4 vehicles seized over illegal extraction of minerals: Police
Srinagar: Police have arrested four persons and seized four vehicles in Budgam over illegal extraction and transportation of minerals in Budgam.
The Police spokesman said the Police received information about illegal extraction of soil from Government land at Kultreh Chadoora.
“A Police party of Police Station Chadoora raided the specific location and seized three tippers and a JCB,” the spokesman said, adding that four persons were arrested on the spot as well.
The police have identified the arrested persons as Jaspal Singh son of Vijay Singh resident of Nagaldem District Roopnagar Punjab A/P Kultreh, Shoaib Yaseen Zargar son of Mohammad Yaseen Zargar resident of Gowharpora, Ubaid Ahmad Shala son of Mohammad Ashraf resident of Gowherpora Chadoora and Tahir Yaseen Lone son of Mohammad Yaseen Lone resident of Nehama Pampore.
“A case under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Chadoora and further investigation has been initiated,” the spokesman said.