Ramban Police rescued 31 Bovine animals, arrested four bovine smugglers and seized 03 vehicles in three different incidents at Batote, Ramsoo and at Jawahar Tunnel today.
Reports said that soon after receiving information about transportation of bovine animals towards Kashmir Valley. Police swung into action and laid naka at Batote.While checking, police intercepted Truck bearing Registration No 5797/JK14A which was illegally transporting 17 bovine animals towards Kashmir Valley.
The driver of Truck namely Gugar Ahmed S/o Mohd Qasim R/o Mazmu, Qazigund along with Mohd Refiq S/O Mohd Qasim R/o Mazmu, Qazigund were arrested and the vehicle along with bovines has been seized. In this connection a case FIR No. 40/2013 U/S 188 RPC, 3 PCA Act got registered at Police Station Batote.
In another incident at Ramsoo, Police on specific information laid a naka on the national highway at Ramsoo. During checking the naka party intercepted one Tata Mahindra bearing registration number JK03C/5919, loaded with 05 bovine animals which were illegally being carrying towards Kashmir valley.
Police arrested the smuggler identified as Abdul Salam S/O Ghulam Nabi Shah R/O Nagam Kokernag (driver of Vehicle), and seized the vehicle. In this connection a case FIR No. 22/2013 U/S 188 RPC 3 PCA got registered at Police Station Ramsoo. Moreover, during naka checking at Jawahar Tunnel, Police laid a naka on the National High Way near Jawahar Tunnel and intercepted a Tata 407 bearing registration No. JK03A/5996 loaded with 9 bovine which were illegally being carrying towards Kashmir valley.
The smuggler Manzoor Ahmed S/O Ghulam Ahmed R/O D.K Marg Tehsil & District Kulgam (driver of the Tata 407) arrested and vehicle seized. In this connection a case FIR No. 57/2013 U/S 188 RPC, 3 PCA got registered at Police Station Banihal .