Srinagar: Jammu Kashmi Police claimed to have arrested two absconders who were evading their arrest for a long time.
‘Acting on reliable information regarding an absconder namely Bashir Ahmad Zagoo son of Ghulam Mohammad Zagoo resident of Sagam Kokernag Anantnag who was evading his arrest from last 31 years, Srinagar Police arrested him from Shimla Himachal Pardesh. He was wanted by law for his involvement in case FIR number FIR No. 35/1990 Under section 379 RPC of PS Nishat,’ a police official said.
The accused has been presented before the Hon’ble court at Srinagar by PS Nishat, he added.
‘Another absconder namely Farooq Ahmad Rajput son of Shahzaman Rajput resident of Chount Waliwar was arrested by Ganderbal Police who was evading his arrest from July 2019. After tip-off about the presence of the said absconder at a specified location, police party from Police Station Kangan under the supervision of SDPO Kangan Shri Yasir Qadri-JKPS raided the place and subsequently arrested the absconder. He was wanted by law for his involvement in case FIR number 40/2019 U/S 420, 392, 506, 120B RPC of Police Station Kangan,’ the official added.